Helpful Websites for Youth

Better Health Channel
Health and medical information
www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au

 
Beyondblue
Mental health resource
www.youthbeyondblue.com

 
Bullying. NO WAY! Safe Australian Schools. Together
School working group works to create learning environments where every student and school community member is safe, supported, respected and valued
www.bullyingnoway.com.au


Consumer Affairs Victoria
Victorian consumer affairs regulator providing information and advice on range of topics including renting and accommodation, estate agents, building, shopping and trading
www.consumer.vic.gov.au


Fair Work Commission
Australia’s national workplace relations tribunal
www.fwa.gov.au


Family Planning Victoria
Information, resources, education, training about sexual and reproductive health
www.fpv.org.au


Headspace
The national youth mental health foundation
www.headspace.org.au

 
Kids Helpline
Free confidential telephone and ongoing counselling service for young people up to the age of 25 years
www.kidshelp.com.au
 

Lifeline
24 hour crisis support service
www.lifeline.org.au

 
Minus 18
Events, workshops and activities for same sex attracted and gender questioning young people 18 years and under
www.minus18.org.au

 
myfuture
Career information
www.myfuture.edu.au

 
Smiling Minds
Web and app-based programs providing mindfulness meditation and web based wellness programs
www.smilingmind.com.au


Teenjobs.com.au
Information about how to find a job including resume writing and job vacancies
www.teenjobs.com.au


Tenants Union of Victoria
Provides information including tenants’ rights, advice, assistance and advocacy for tenants of private and public residential properties, and residents of rooming houses and caravan parks
www.tuv.org.au


VicRoads
www.vicroads.vic.gov.au


Whatworks4U.org
The Population Mental Health Group researchers at the  Melbourne School of Population and Global Health are working to better understand and  find out which treatments are helpful for young people who are experiencing mental health problems.  
www.whatworks4u.org

 
Youth Affairs Council of Victoria (YACVic)
YACVic is the peak body and leading policy advocate on young people’s issues in Victoria
www.yacvic.org.au

 
Youth Central
General advice for youth people on range of topics, plus information on local events
www.youthcentral.vic.gov.au