Youth Residential Rehabilitation Service (Neami Seaford)

  1. About this service

    Provides a mental health recovery program set within a residential setting for young people aged 16-25 with emerging or existing mental illness. The service has a strong focus on increasing: independent living skills, resilience and adaptive coping skills, autonomy, self-determination, self-awareness, self-management of illness, sense of belonging, confidence to make decisions and choices about support needs, social skills, relationships with family, and carers and community. Programs encourage positive personal growth and development as well as promoting healthy relationships. Our services develop strong and active partnerships with clinical, community health, employment, education, housing, and recreational services. Referrals via MHCSS Intake 1300 379 462

      • Service hours

        Mon to Fri 9am - 7pm, Sat 12 - 4pm

      • Age group

        16 - 25 years

      • Eligibility criteria

        Eligibility criteria varies - contact service directly to discuss suitability

      • Interpreters

        Yes but requires booking in advance

      • Service type


      • Costs

        No Costs

      • Languages (other than English)


      • Disability access


      • Drop in service


      • Outreach


    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Participation length

        Up to 12 months

      • Participation type


      • Secondary consult


      • Staff profile

        Peer Support, Qualified Staff

      • Who can refer


      • Referral mode

        Referrals via MHCSS central intake on 1300 379 462.

      • Point of intake

        Call 1300 379 462 - Victorian Intake Assessment Service (MHCSS)

  2. Youth Residential Rehabilitation Service (Neami Seaford)