Family & Friends Reference Group


Are you a parent or carer? Want to help headspace make a difference?

Applications are now open for the headspace Canberra Friends and Family Reference Group

Do you currently support or have supported young people aged 12-25 with mental health issues? Do you want to assist our centres in maintaining a youth focused approach?

The purposes of this Friends and Family group are:

  • Contribute to the quality improvement and evaluation of our centres
  • Reduce the stigma surrounding mental health and encourage early help seeking
  • To improve the knowledge of where to access youth specific information
  • To guide, direct and develop initiatives which address the needs of young people in our community
  • To create partnerships with local organisations and members of the community

Call 02 5109 9700 or email us for an application pack.