headspace Sale is linked to headspace Bairnsdale which is a service tailored for the local community.
headspace Sale is currently an online and phone service only and will be upgraded to a physical centre with an expanded service offering in the near future.
headspace Sale provides free, confidential, mental, general and sexual health support services to young people aged 12-25 years in Wellington.
For emergency support, please contact:
- Emergency services (Police, Ambulance, Fire): 000
- Lifeline: 13 11 14
- Kids Helpline: 1800 551 800
When we are closed please contact headspace Bairnsdale for more information
- Monday: Closed
- Tuesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
- Wednesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
- Thursday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
- Friday: Closed
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
headspace Sale is linked to headspace Bairnsdale and operated by Relationships Australia Victoria. 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, Gippsland PHN.
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 work or study opportunities.
Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with any alcohol or other drug issue.
If you are in danger and need urgent help, please call emergency services on 000.
For 24/7 emotional support, contact Lifeline on 14 11 14.
You don’t need a formal referral to come to headspace. If you are aged 12 - 25 years and want to refer yourself, you can call us on 0458 558 225.
Families, carers or friends can refer a young person to headspace Sale. The young person needs to be aware of the referral, agree to it and be willing to meet with a headspace Sale Youth Access Worker. To make a referral on behalf of a young person, please call 0458 558 225 and we will contact the young person to make an appointment with them.
Young people can be referred to headspace Sale by schools or health and community workers. Referrals must be made in writing on the headspace Sale Referral Form and emailed to us. Referrals should include as much information as possible and be undertaken with the consent of the young person.
Referrals from General Practitioners (GPs) should include a mental health care plan for the young people that is submitted with the referral form. The referral form and the mental health care plan should be sent to us via email.
If you are new to headspace Sale, you will need to fill out some forms so we know a little more about you. There are three forms you will need to complete prior to your first appointment at headspace Sale.
Once you have completed these forms, please email them to us at email@example.com.
If you have any questions, or need assistance filling out the forms, you can call us on 0458 558 225.
We are looking for new members to be part of the Youth Advisory Group!
Are you aged between 12 and 25?
Are you passionate about having your say about youth mental health and wellbeing?
Join the headspace Sale Youth Advisory Group (YAG) and start making a difference in your local community!
The YAG is a group of young people who meet regularly to talk about youth mental health and wellbeing and come up with new and innovative ways to raise the profile of the services headspace Sale offers.
There are a range of roles you can play in the headspace Sale YAG, including:
- Creating, developing and leading a project in your local area. For example, youth festivals, school events, music gigs, cinema screenings
- Peer support and mentoring. Take an active role in supporting young people to seek help early and break down the stigma in relation to youth mental health.
- Consulting around resource development such as fact sheets, brochures and promotional materials
- Research and evaluation of headspace service. Find out whether our services are meeting the desired goals and objectives and come up with ideas on how we can improve our service
By getting involved you'll have the chance to:
- meet a range of new people
- provide feedback on how to improve mental health services
- develop new skills
- participate in various training opportunities
- plan and deliver events for young people in the community
- be a voice for young people in relation to health and wellbeing
Do you have any questions?
For more information, contact Brydie, Community Engagement Officer at headspace Sale and Bairnsdale on 0458 558 225 or email Brydie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply, fill out the form and send it to us via email.