our centres

headspace centres act as a one-stop shop for young people who need help with mental health, physical health (including sexual health), alcohol and other drugs or work and study support.

Our 100+ centres across Australia are designed not just for young people, but with them, to ensure they are relevant, accessible and highly effective. As a result, no two headspace centres are the same, each offering unique services that reflect the needs of its local community.

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how headspace centres help

At the heart of headspace centres is ensuring young people can access expert health workers in a safe, confidential and youth-friendly environment.

Centres services are free (or low cost) and provide support for:

  • Mental health. Clinical mental health professionals are available to provide support, treatment and management plans for a variety of mental health concerns.

  • Physical and sexual health. Many centres have on-site GP’s who provide young people with a safe, confidential and judgement-free place to seek medical advice and treatment.

  • Alcohol and other drugs. From providing information to treating addiction, alcohol and drug counsellors are available to address the complexities of alcohol and drug issues.

  • Work and study. Counsellors and vocational workers are available to assist with a range of life skills, such as: managing workloads, dealing with stress, preparing job applications and career planning.

"The team at headspace Camperdown were extremely dedicated to getting me the appropriate therapy and medication I needed. I still see the lovely people at headspace who taught me that gradually things will get better, and I have learnt there is no shame in taking medication for mental health issues.

Connor Parissis

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