The headspace website will be unavailable between 1am and 9am AEDT Saturday 1st April due to system maintenance. If you are in need of assistance during this time, please call 000 if it is an emergency, Lifeline on 13 11 14 or Kids Helpline on 1800 55 18 00. We apologise for the inconvenience.
headspace Gympie is here to help young people aged 12-25 who are going through a tough time. We can help with mental health, physical health, education and employment services, and alcohol and other drug services.
headspace Gympie works closely with young people to get them the support they need to get their lives back on track. All of our services are at no cost to the young person or their family.
The headspace Gympie building has disability access throughout.
We encourage young people to not attend the centre if they have mild respiratory symptoms including, runny nose, sore throat, cough, or fever and instead phone the centre to seek mental health support.
- Monday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
- Tuesday: 8:30am - 8:00pm
- Wednesday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
- Thursday: 8:30am - 8:00pm
- Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
headspace Gympie is operated by Youturn Youth Support. All headspace services are funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care. Administration of funding is carried out by the headspace centre’s local Primary Health Network, in this case, Central Queensland and Sunshine Coast (Sunshine Coast Health Network Ltd).
If you live near our headspace centre in a rural area but cannot travel in to see us, you can see our mental health workers online.
Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services.
Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with work or study opportunities.
Centres have a range of programs and activities for young people. Just ask your centre what they have on.
Mental health workers – which may include psychologists, psychiatrists, counsellors and other workers – that can help if you're just not feeling yourself.
Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with any alcohol or other drug concern.
A group of young people who help with events and some decision making at a centre. Ask your centre about getting involved.
To make getting help as easy as possible, at headspace Gympie you can get initial support from a mental health worker with or without a formal referral, at no cost.
You can arrange your first appointment by either giving us a call or sending us an email.
You can contact us to refer yourself, a friend, or a family member. We accept young people from any referral source,and embrace a 'no wrong door' policy. This means that even if we aren't the right place for you, we will help make appropriate referrals to where you can be best supported.
Other people may want to contact us on your behalf,or make a formal referral via phone or fax. Referrals are welcome from (but not restricted to):
- School support staff
- Mental health professionals
- Other support workers/organisations you are involved with
Click to download our Referral Form
If you have any questions about this process or would like further information please contact us to discuss with one of our friendly headspace Gympie staff.