Hours

  • Monday: 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace

Ipswich

26 East Street, Ipswich, Queensland 4305
P: (07) 3280 7900 F: (07) 3280 7999

headspace Ipswich is operated by Aftercare. 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, Darling Downs and West Moreton (Darling Downs and West Moreton PHN).

headspace Ipswich is a here for young people aged 12-25 going through a tough time.  We provide free, confidential mental health, general health, drug and alcohol and employment and training support. 

We have an array of Private Practitioners available including Psychologists, a Nutritionist, Social Worker and visits from Ted Noffs Foundation (working specifically with young people with Drug and Alcohol issues), Relationships Australia for LGBTIQ counselling and Centrelink. 

headspace Ipswich also engages with the local Ipswich and surrounds community including delivering presentations to schools, community groups, information stalls, events and forums on specific related issues with and for young people.  headspace Ipswich will be delivering interesting and engaging groups and activities from time to time.

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 Early Psychosis Program

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A headspace early intervention program to improve the lives of young people, and their families, who are affected by psychosis.

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.

Youth Programs

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

More information

Meet our Team! (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

headspace Ipswich staff are dedicated health professionals who are passionate about working with young people and supporting you in a safe, friendly, confidential and non-judgemental environment. 

Our Staff:

  • Operations Manager - Ash
  • Clinical Team Leader - Terri
  • Senior Administrator - Sarah
  • Medical Receptionist - Kacie
  • Medical Recepionist – Phoebe
  • Community Engagement Coordinator - Anna
  • Senior Intake Clinician - Anna
  • Access Team - Kira
  • Access Team - Tegan
  • Access Team- Amelia
  • Research Assistant –  Kirsten

Private Practitioners (Many of whom are part-time):

  • Arietta – Psychologist
  • Melissa – Clinical Psychologist
  • Sacha –   Social Worker
  • Michael – Psychologist
  • Dr. Tu Pham - General Practitioner

Other visiting Services:

  • Employment and training support worker
  • Group Fitness - Personal Trainer
  • Personal Helpers & Mentors
  • Sexual Health workers
  • Drug & alcohol counsellor
  • Youth Early Psychosis
  • Community Engagement worker
  • Centrelink
  • Relationships Australia
  • University of Southern Queensland
  • FSG (Freedom, Social Justice and Growth)

how do i make a referral to headspace Ipswich? (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

At headspace Ipswich we understand asking for help when you are not well can sometimes be frightening, so we try to make it as simple and stress-free as possible for young people to access our services.

If you would like to refer yourself or find out more about our service just phone, email or attend headspace Ipswich to arrange an appointment with one of our youth-friendly staff members.

Our contact details are:

Address: 26 East Street, Ipswich

Phone: 07 3280 7900

Email: headspace.ipswich@aftercare.com.au

Please be aware that our email account is only checked during business hours. If you require urgent or out of business hours help please call, KidsHelpLine 1800 55 1800, Lifeline 13 11 14 or visit eheadspace.com.au

If you are a parent, carer or friend of a young person and would like to refer them to headspace Ipswich we suggest you talk to them about this idea first and if they agree then contact us to make an appointment.

 

Service Provider Referrals (including GP's and Government Departments):

If you are a service provider, GP or Government Department, please complete the referral form below and return to headspace Ipswich by email, fax or post. If the young person has a mental health care plan in place please provide a copy of this with the referral form.

Email: headspace.ipswich@aftercare.com.au

Fax: 07 3280 7999

Mail: 26 East Street, Ipswich, QLD, 4305

Click the link below to download the referral form online:

Referral Form (Word Document)