Hours

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

headspace

Broken Hill

231 Blende Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880
P: (02) 9393 9699 F: (08) 8088 4947

headspace Broken Hill is operated by Flourish Australia. All headspace centres 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 PHN.

headspace Broken Hill is a free and confidential service where young people between the ages of 12 and 25 can access friendly youth mental health professionals. headspace Broken Hill offers a range of services for young people who are experiencing a tough time or are worried about their mental health.

We provide access to services such as counselling, employment and training, further educational support, alcohol and drug support, and general health.

If you want to talk or make an appointment, call us on 02 9393 9699, or email us at headspace.brokenhill@flourishaustralia.org.au . If you’re not feeling up to contacting us yourself, feel free to ask your family, friend, teacher, doctor or someone close to you to make a referral or contact us on your behalf.

Services available

Mental Health Services

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

Doctor (GP)

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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. 

Sexual Health Services

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Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services. 

Alcohol & Drug Services

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

Work & Study Services

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

Youth Reference Group

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

Positions available at headspace Broken Hill

Youth Reference Group Members, Part-time/Sessional & Full-time (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Salary: Voluntary Position

Deadline: 31/01/2018 12:00am

headspace Broken Hill will be recruiting new members for our Youth Reference Group (YRG).

Are you aged 16-24 and looking to be the youth voice for headspace Broken Hill?

We are looking for young people who want to:

  • Make meaningful decisions that have real impact
  • Connect with other people passionate about youth mental health
  • Have your voice heard on community services in the area
  • Organise and be part of local youth events

You will gain experience and new skills with support, training and reference opportunities.

If you are interested we'd love to meet with you!

Please fill in the EOI form here.

Contact person: Tahlia Kerin 02 9393 9699 or tahlia.kerin@flourishaustralia.org.au

For more information contact:

Name: Tahlia Kerin
Phone: (02) 9393 9699
Email: headspace.brokenhill@flourishaustralia.org.au

More information

Referral forms (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

If you are a young person aged 12-25 and you are enquiring about headspace Broken Hill services for yourself you do not require a formal referral. Simply phone, email or show up in person to arrange an appointment with one of our staff.

Our contact details are:

Phone: 02 9393 9699

Fax: 08 8088 4947

Email: headspace.brokenhill@flourishaustralia.org.au

Address: 231 Blende Street, Broken Hill 2880

Referrals can be made by calling us on 02 9393 9669 from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, or by completing the referral form. Referral forms can be faxed to us on 08 8088 4947 or emailed at headspace.brokenhill@flourishaustralia.org.au. We also accept referrals from doctors/GPs via a Mental Health Care Plan (MHCP), which can also be either emailed or faxed to us using the above details.

Service & Community Development Request Form (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

headspace Broken Hill provides youth mental health services to schools and the community in the Broken Hill and Far West Region. 
The services provided have a health promotion and education focus. We deliver these services to promote positive mental health and wellbeing. 

Please note that these services do not have a medical or therapeutic focus.

Please complete the following form and return this too headspace.brokenhill@flourishaustralia.org.au, attention Service & Community Development Officer.

For further information feel free to contact the headspace Broken Hill team on:
Phone: 02 9393 9699
Fax: 08 8088 4947
Email: headspace.brokenhill@flourishaustralia.org.au
Address: 231 Blende Street, Broken Hill 2880