headspace
Sarina

Sarina Team July 2021

Hours

When we are closed please contact headspace Mackay for more information

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

headspace Sarina is linked to headspace Mackay which is a service tailored for the local community.

headspace Sarina provides FREE confidential health services for young people aged 12 - 25 across the Sarina region.

headspace is an inclusive service and does not discriminate regardless of age, race, cultural background, religion, sexual orientation, gender or disability.

headspace is about making sure young people have the best support, information, and services for their health and wellbeing including physical health, mental health, drug and alcohol issues, employment and education support.

Call us, drop-in to the centre during opening hours, or ask your GP for a referral to headspace Sarina.

If you would like to make a referral, you can do so by downloading our referral form here.

Hours

When we are closed please contact headspace Mackay for more information

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

headspace Sarina is linked to headspace Mackay and operated by North and West Remote Health. 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, North Queensland Primary Health Limited.

Services

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.

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. 

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

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

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. 

“As soon as I sought help, I suddenly realised that my anxiety was very treatable and that I wasn’t alone.”
- Charlie

More information

Tania O'Keefe - Clinical Receptionist

Jo-Anne Birch - YAT Clinician 

Terri Cox – Mental Health Social Worker