headspace Canberra is a part of the National Youth Mental Health Foundation. headspace Canberra supports young people aged 12 - 25 who are experiencing mild to moderate mental health concerns and/or substance use issues, and their family and friends. headspace seeks to enhance young people's ability to seek help, and offer youth-centred support and services. As well as reduce stigma, headspace aims to build the capacity of the community to respond to the needs of young people. Much of the support provided by headspace is through information, face-to-face support and assistance.
At headspace Canberra you can receive support from a range of professionals including youth workers, psychologists, social workers, alcohol and other drug workers. These workers are skilled in listening to young people and can help you identify problems, goals and achieve creative solutions to issues.