headspace

Orange

Hours

  • Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace Orange  is a youth-friendly FREE service for anyone aged between 12 and 25 years who are having a tough time, or would just like to improve their health and wellbeing.

The services you access at  headspace Orange  will depend on what your needs and goals are.

Your first appointment will be with one of our Youth Care Coordinators. They'll talk with you about what's going on in your life and help work out what your options are. This could involve support from a psychologist, a psychiatrist, a GP, a financial planner, a drug and alcohol counsellor, or an educator.

eheadspace   provides free and confidential online and telephone support for anyone aged 12-25 years old.

Hours

  • Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace Orange is operated by Marathon Health. All headspace services are funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. Administration of funding is carried out by the headspace centre’s local Primary Health Network, in this case, Western NSW (Western Health Alliance Ltd).

Services

Mental Health Services

Mental health workers – which may include psychologists, psychiatrists, counsellors and other workers – that can help if you're just not feeling yourself.

Sexual Health Services

Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services. 

Work & Study Services

Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with work or study opportunities. 

Youth Programs

Centres have a range of programs and activities for young people. Just ask your centre what they have on. 

Doctor (GP)

GPs can help with any physical health issues as well as issues related to sexual health, drug or alcohol use, relationship problems or feeling down or upset. Your centre may have a GP on site or links to one locally. 

Alcohol & Drug Services

Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with any alcohol or other drug issue. 

Youth Reference Group

A group of young people who help with events and some decision making at a centre. Ask your centre about getting involved.

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KALEIDOSCOPE - LGBTQI

Social group for 12-25 year olds

Somewhere to be your self - Safe, fun and confidential.

Fortnightly afternoon meetings.

Call (02) 6369 9300 or email hs.orange@marathonhealth.com.au

headpsace Orange is a safe and confidential space to get information and support regarding sexuality and gender issues. For more information on headspace and the services we offer contact us at hs.orange@marathonhealth.com.au

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OUR CENTRE

YOUTH REFERENCE GROUP

headspace Orange believe that youth participation is the key to the delivery of quality services for young people. We also aim to provide young people with meaningful opportunities to directly participate and collaborate with its structure and services.

Young people involved with the headspace Orange Youth Reference Group have the opportunity to be involved in a number of ways, including (but not limited to):

  • Encouraging the voice of young people to be heard and acted upon
  • Becoming community spokespeople for youth mental health and wellbeing
  • Providing input on site design and ongoing building improvements
  • Planning and attending local events and promoting the headspace Orange services
  • Website and social media consultation and development
  • Research and evaluation of headspace services
  • Consultation around resource development like fact sheets, brochures and promotional material
  • Peer support and mentoring
  • Becoming a media spokesperson

For more information on becoming a part of the Orange Youth Reference Group contact sharna.lord@marathonhealth.com.au for an application form

 

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REFERRALS TO HEADSPACE ORANGE

referrals to headspace Orange

Self or family referral: If you are a young person between the ages of 12-25 or a family member and wish to make an appointment please call (02) 6369 9300. You can also email hs.orange@marathonhealth.com.au or visit us in person to make an appointment. You'll find details for by using the 'find a centre' navigation page.

If you'd prefer to make contact online or by phone then eheadspace might be for you. eheadspace is a confidential, free and secure space where young people 12 - 25 or their family can chat, email or speak on the phone with a qualified youth mental health professional. You can find out all about it here.

Professional referral: If you would like to refer a young person to our service or would like headspace to come to your workplace to promote our service, please down load the below form and return it to us by dropping into 264 Peisley Street Orange, via post P.O. Box 8749, Orange East NSW 2800 or fax through to (02) 6369 9399.

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GROUPS AND PROGRAMS

headspace Orange offers groups that vary on a term to term basis for young people aged 12-25 years of age

For more information about these groups, please contact the office on (02) 6369 9300

 

Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope is our LGBTQI group. If you would like more information on this group, come a long to our information meeting on Wednesday the 4th of February from 4pm. The session hopes to discuss meeting times and frequency, group goals and ideas for activities.

For more information contact hs.orange@marathonhealth.com.au or (02) 6369 9300. 

headsoace Orange is a safe and confidential space to get information and support regarding sexuality and gender issues.

GAMING GROUP

Gaming group is for 12-25 year olds interested in gaming of all kinds includiding video, card and board games.

The group meets every Tuesday from 4-6pm.

For more information contact hs.orange@mararthonhealth.com.au or phone 02 6369 9300

STUDY GROUP

Study group provides support for students every monday from 3.45 - 6pm during school terms.

Bookings are required for this group. Call 02 6369 9300 for more information and bookings.

Volunteers are also needed for this group. If you would like to help out by volunteering and have a working with childrens check, please contact us to find out more information.