• Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed


Wagga Wagga

2/185 Morgan Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales 2650
P: (02) 6923 3170 F: (02) 6923 3145

headspace Wagga Wagga is operated by Murrumbidgee PHN (First Health Ltd). 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, Murrumbidgee (First Health Ltd).

headspace Wagga Wagga is a centre where young people who are having a tough time can come to get support.

We provide a safe and confidential environment, for young people to access counselling and mental health services

At headspace Wagga Wagga you can receive support from a range of professionals including case managers, psychologists, social workers, dietician or general practitioner (doctor).  All of our workers are skilled in listening to young people and can help you identify problems, goals and achieve creative solutions to issues.

We bulk bill all appointments - which means that there will be no out of pocket costs to you. All you need to do is bring your medicare card along with you.

Generally a young person will be allocated a case manager who they can liaise with while they are accessing services here and also a counsellor, psychologist or social worker).

Our main centre is located in Wagga Wagga, however we have workers who travel to West Wyalong, Temora, Tumut and Cootamundra. To make a referral so that you can access services here, simply call (02) 6923 3170, or check out our "Make a referral" section below for more information.

Services available

Mental Health Services


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

Doctor (GP)


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


Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services. 

Alcohol & Drug Services


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

Work & Study Services


Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with work or study opportunities. 

Youth Reference Group


A group of young people who help with events and some decision making at a centre. Ask your centre about getting involved.

Youth Programs


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

More information

Our Staff (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Our staff are experts in their field, with a specific interest in the unique experiences and needs of young people. Meet the team:

Shane - Manager

Kylie - Clinical Leader/Mental Health Clinician

Julie - Practice Manager

Tamara - Practice Administrator

Chloe - Intake Coordinator, Allied Health Professional

Zac, Shannon, Matt, Kathryn & Alix - Case Managers

Curtis , Matt L , Kim, Annette, Julie, Ellen, John & Matt Mc- Mental Health Clinicians

Dr Rachel and Dr Anna - General Practitioners

Dr Syed - Tele-Psychiatrist

Megan - Dietitian

Maja - Community Engagement / Awareness Officer

How to contact our staff:

To access counselling, GP or dietician appointments:                                   Contact reception on (02) 6923 3170 - or see Referral's tab.

To contact our centre manager - Shane Thomas:
Contact via reception on (02) 6923 3170, or  
email Shane.Thomas@mphn.org.au

For all community engagement opportunities or enquiries:  
Contact Maja by phone on (02) 6923 3170, or email Maja.Asmus@mphn.org.au

Kylie Hamblin is the mental health professional responsible for coordinating clinical care of headspace clients. Kylie is the Clinical Leader and can be contacted on (02) 69233170.

Make a Referral (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Making an appointment to come and see someone at headspace Wagga Wagga is easy!

Firstly, we need a referral for you. A referral is where we collect some basic information about you, and it can be made by a professional (GP or worker from another service) or by a friend or family member, or by your self.

To make a referral, you simply need to call us on (02) 6923 3170 or drop into our centre at 2/185 Morgan Street (see the location section for a map), and have a chat with one of our friendly receptionists. You could also download the referral form on the bottom of this page and return it via fax on (02)6923 3145, or email at My.Headspace@mphn.org.au.

Secondly, a case manager will contact you (or the allocated contact person indicated on your referral form), and they will arrange an appointment for you to have a chat about what is happening for you. They will then organise a plan with you about how we can help you best.

* Please keep in mind that we are a voluntary service, so the young person that is being referred to us must know about and consent to the referral.


headspace Wagga Wagga Youth Reference Group (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

HUWY - Heads Up Wagga Youth is our Youth Reference Group.

We are a friendly group of young people from the local area, aged between 16 and 25 years old. We all strive to provide a safe and friendly group for people to join, have fun, and help work towards a common interest of promoting Youth Mental Health. Being a member of the YRG is a voluntary role that offers you an opportunity to have your say and improve health services for young people in your community. YRG members gain valued skills and experience. Although we discuss important things, our meetings are casual and food is provided (and more often than not, there is cake!).

As a group we aim to:

  • Provide input about things that matter to young people
  • Ensure that headspace Wagga is providing youth friendly services
  • Provide feedback and evaluations of the staff and services
  • Support the promotion of headspace programs and key messages
  • Be active in the community in raising awareness about youth mental health
  • Develop community events and promotions
  • And most importantly, make new friends, have fun and eat cake!

Our Youth Reference Group currently meets each Tuesday from 5.30pm to 7.00pm.

If you are aged between 16- 25 years and interested to find out more, please contact Maja on 02 69233170 or Maja.Asmus@mphn.org.au 

Please find below HUWY Application Pack




Programs (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

At headspace Wagga Wagga, we aim to be active in the communities that we work in, by supporting or linking in with other services, or by hosting events or programs that we identify may assist young people.

We currently have the following programs available:

LGBTIQ* Youth Reference Group: 

Our LGBTIQ* YRG currently meets fortnightly on a Wednesday from 5.30pm. Are you aged 16-25 years old? Do you identify as LGBTIQ*? Come and meet like minded people, socialise, and have your say. We are looking for you to provide feedback on the development of the program and services. If you are interested in joining, please call us on (02) 6923 3170.

Sports Inclusion Group:

We are looking for new members for our sports and inclusion group, for young people who access our services aged between 16 -25 years.

The group aims to help young people to stay active and motivated, fit, healthy and social. It is facilitated by Matt and Shannon, and is suitable for people of all fitness levels. The group will meet at our centre each week and depending on the weather conditions, will go suitable area near by to participate in the activities. Day and time to be negotiated dependant on members.

If you are interested in coming along, call us on (02) 6923 3170 and ask for Shannon, or email her at Shannon.Yates@mphn.org.au

Youth Reference Group:

Our Youth Reference Group, also known as HUWY - Heads Up Wagga Youth, are a group of young people aged from 16-25 years, who ensure that we are providing youth friendly services.

The group meet once a week, on a Tuesday from 530pm till 7pm (dinner provided), and work on projects that help us to be the best centre that we can be. They also host events, or participate in events that raise awareness about mental health, with particular emphasis on the issues that are faced in our local community.

If you are interested in joining the group, you can download more info and an application form here. Applications should be returned via email Maja at Maja.Asmus@mphn.org.au

If you have any questions about the Youth Reference Group, call us on (02) 6923 3170 and ask for Maja, or email us (as above).