headspace
Whitsundays

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Hours

When we are closed please contact headspace Mackay for more information

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

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

*We are closed between 12:30pm - 1pm*

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

We are an inclusive service that does not discriminate regardless of age, race, cultural background, religion, sexual orientation, gender or disability. We are 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 email Whitsundaysheadspace@nwrh.com.au

Hours

When we are closed please contact headspace Mackay for more information

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

headspace Whitsundays 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. 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.

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.

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

Jobs and volunteering

Positions currently available at headspace Whitsundays

Salary: None

If you are aged 14-25, live in the Whitsundays and are passionate about creating positive change to your local community regarding youth mental health. The YRG want to hear from you! 

As a member of the headspace Whitsundays youth reference group (YRG) you have the chance to;

  • Be involved and collaboratively develop youth mental health awareness events
  • Break down mental health stigma in the Whitsundays 
  • Meet with other young people who are passionate about youth mental health 
  • Develop your skills personally and professionally  
  • Have your say on important youth mental health issues and how headspace Whitsundays operates 
  • Gain headspace and mental health specific training 

 
Please fill in the YRG application form  and send to the below contatct details or contact headspace Whitsundays (whitsundaysheadspace@naphl.com.au) directly. 



For more information contact:

Name: Kristy Crothers
Phone: 0455 749 803
Email: kcrothers@naphl.com.au

More information

Recycle your containers for youth mental health! 
Cans, Bottles and containers? Recycle yours at headspace Whitsundays! Bring your recyclables into the headspace Whitsundays office at 41 main street prosepine. All proceeds go towards the Whitsundays youth reference group (YRG)! 

 
The headspace YRG are doing their part for our beautiful environment by collecting your cans, bottles and containers and recycling for Change! With your recyclable donations the YRG can develop programs, groups and events to educate other young people on mental health and their well-being!