Local Mental Health Support Services


MONASH YOUTH SERVICES (MYS)
Monash Youth Services (MYS) is a part of the broad range of services that Monash Council provides to the local community.  MYS provides programs, events and services to young people and families living and accessing the City of Monash. MYS services and programs are free and confidential.

MYS offers individual support for young people aged 10-25 years. The team also facilitate a range of youth development and participation programs. A range of youth events are planned and developed by young people participating in programs including music, volunteering and a film festival.

Phone: 9518 3900
Address: 14 Bogong Avenue Glen Waverley
Email: YRCR@monash.vic.gov.au
Website: www.monashyouth.org.au

HEADSPACE
Headspace offer support services to young people aged between 12 and 25. Services include:

Locations:
Hawthorn
Address: Level 1, 360 Burwood Highway rd Hawthorn
Phone: 9006 6500

Knox
Address: 2 Capital City Blvd, Wantirna South
Phone: 9801 6088

WAVECARE
Provides counselling to people for a broad range of issues. Counselling is provided in a safe and confidential environment by qualified and experienced practitioners. Services include:

  • Parenting support
  • Child, Youth and Family Counselling
  • Individual Counselling
Phone: 9560 6722
Address: 155 Coleman Parade Glen Waverley VIC
Website: www.wavecare.org.au

SPECIALISED SERVICES

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT:

Beyond Blue https://www.beyondblue.org.au/ 1300 224 636
Suicide Call Back Service https://www.suicidecallbackservice.org.au/ 1300 659 467
Lifeline https://www.lifeline.org.au/ 13 11 14
Kids Helpline https://kidshelpline.com.au/ 1800 551 800
Psychiatric Triage Service https://www.easternhealth.org.au 1300 721 927



DRUG AND ALCOHOL SUPPORT:

Link Health and Community
Locations: Glen Waverley, Clayton, Chadstone and Oakleigh
Phone: 1300 552 509
Email: linkhc@linkhc.org.au
Web: www.monashlink.org.au

Youth Substance Abuse Service (YSAS)
Phone: 1800 458 685
Email: advice@yodaa.org.au
Website: www.ysas.org.au


LGBTQI SUPPORT
Youth Support

Minus 18
Phone: 9427 7702
Email: info@minus18.org.au
Website: www.minus18.org.au

Rainbow Network
Phone: (03) 9479 8760
Email: glhv@latrobe.edu.au
Web: www.rainbownetwork.com.au

 
PARENT SUPPORT

PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)
Address: 6 Claremont Street, South Yarra
Phone: (03) 9827 8408
Email: p_flagvic@hotmail.com
Web: www.pflag.org.au


LEGAL SUPPORT

Monash Law Clinics
Address: 60 Beddoe Avenue, Clayton
Phone: 1800 860 333
Web: www.monashlawclinics.com.au

YouthLaw
Address: 19 King Street, Melbourne
Phone: (03) 9611 2412
Email: legal@youthlaw.asn.au
Web: www.youthlaw.asn.au/

Legal Aid
Website: www.legalaid.vic.gov.au
Phone: 1300 792 387

CASA (Victorian Centre Against Sexual Assault)
Address: 17 Ware Crescent Ringwood East 3195
Phone: 1800 806 292

CYBER SAFETY AND GAMING

E-Safety Commissioner

Institute of Games

Common Sense Media

 
OTHER HELPFUL WEBSITES AND SERVICES

Reach Out Resources for young people https://au.reachout.com/
Smiling Minds Mindfulness meditation https://www.smilingmind.com.au/
Relationships Australia Relationship support http://www.relationships.org.au/
Embrace Multicultural Mental Health Mental health support http://embracementalhealth.org.au/
Moodgym Mental health support https://moodgym.com.au/
Bite Back Mental Health Support https://www.biteback.org.au

 

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