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Need some extra support and assistance for you or a friend or family member?


Below is a list of resources and websites that can help you in many different areas of your life. We’ve grouped them by topic so you can get the help that you’re looking for.

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Crisis Support Lines

Kids Helpline

1800 55 1800
www.kidshelpline.com.au

Lifeline

13 11 14
www.lifeline.org.au


Mental health services

Headspace

1800 650 890
www.eheadspace.org.au

beyondblue

1300 22 4636
www.beyondblue.org.au


Homelessness

Young Women’s Crisis Service 

(03) 8486 2135 

Vicky’s Place  

(03) 8486 2135 

Stopover Youth Refuge 

(03) 8486 2133 

Frontyard Youth Service 

(03) 9611 2411 

Melbourne Youth Support Services (MYSS) 

(03) 9614 3688&n]bsp;


Drugs, Alcohol and Sexual Health

Somazone

www.somazone.com.au

Youth Drug & Alcohol Advice Line

1800 458 685 

Drug Info Australia

1300 85 85 84
www.druginfo.adf.org.au


Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders Victoria

1300 550 236
www.eatingdisorders.org.au


General

Kids Health 

www.kidshealth.org

Reach Out Australia

www.au.reachout.com

Youth Central

www.youthcentral.vic.gov.au

Youth Support and Advocacy Service

www.ysas.org.au  


Legal

Youth Law

(03) 9611 2412
www.youthlaw.asn.au