Coronavirus update 13 March 2020

Council has closed some facilities and cancelled all events until 14 April. Learn which services have been affected.

Find help and support for young people

If you're aged 10-25 and need help, you can get in touch with us to talk through your personal situation.

Parents, carers or anyone concerned about a young person can also call for advice. We also run Parent information sessions.

You can get in touch with our Youth Services team by:

  • calling us on 9278 4608 between 10am and 6pm, Monday to Friday
  • dropping in to our 360 Youth Resource Centre in Hawthorn between 12pm and 5.30pm, Monday to Friday, or 11.30am and 5.30pm during school holidays.

Request referral for support

This is a free service. All calls and correspondence are confidential and handled by our experienced youth workers.

How we can help

When you contact our Youth Services, we can link you to a range of resources, including:

  • one-on-one support
  • counselling for young people and families
  • referrals to specialist services
  • emergency relief and material support
  • youth activities and programs
  • education and advice.

We can provide you with flexible support for young people and families on a range of issues, including:

  • problems at home
  • social connections
  • mental health and wellbeing
  • housing
  • education and employment
  • sex and sexuality
  • drugs and alcohol
  • legal and financial issues

24/7 support

For help outside of work hours and on weekends, contact:

    Find other services for young people and families

    To find services in your area, see our Services for young people in Boroondara.

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