1. Mental Health and Wellbeing



    Services/programs

      Assessment & Intake

    • Crisis Assessment Treatment Service (CAT) (Monash Medical Centre)

      Provides urgent community based asessment and short term treatment intervention to people who...

      Emergency Contact: 1300 369 012 | Contact: 1300 369 012

      Provided by: Monash Medical Centre

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Crisis Assessment Treatment Service (CAT) (The Alfred Hospital)

      Provides urgent community based assessment and short term treatment intervention to people who...

      Emergency Contact: 1300 363 746 | Contact: 1300 363 746

      Provided by: The Alfred Hospital

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Direct Support & Counselling

    • Assertive Mental Health Outreach (ISCHS)

      Provides assertive mental health outreach support for people who are homeless, or are at risk of...

      Contact: 0427 512 081

      Provided by: Star Health

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Australian Association of Family Therapy (AAFT)

      Provides information about family therapy and the support they offer.  Also provides a...

      Contact: 03 9429 9938

      Provided by: Australian Association of Family...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Australian Psychological Society (APS)

      Provides information about psychology and the support they offer.  Also provides a...

      Contact: 03 8662 3300

      Provided by: Australian Psychological Society

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Carers Counselling (Carers Victoria)

      Provides confidential counselling sessions for people in a caring role. Counselling sessions can...

      Contact: 1800 242 636

      Provided by: Carers Victoria

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Caring Mums (NCJWA)

      Provides emotional support to women who may feel isolated, anxious or lack confidence in...

      Contact: 9044 5405

      Provided by: National Council of Jewish Women...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Complex Care (Jewish Care)

      Provides social work support for people who have more than one issue or with a range of complex...

      Contact: 8517 5999

      Provided by: Jewish Care

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Counselling (Jewish Care)

      Provides short to medium term counselling for members of the Jewish Community. Through...

      Contact: 8517 5999

      Provided by: Jewish Care

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Counselling (Kingston Youth Services)

      Provides generalist counselling to young people and their families. Counselling can take place at...

      Contact: 1300 369 436

      Provided by: City of Kingston

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Counselling and Support (Road Trauma Support Services)

      Provides counselling and support to people affected by a road incident or trauma.

      Contact: 1300 367 797

      Provided by: Road Trauma Support Services

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Counselling Services (headspace)

      Provides counselling and support through therapeutic interventions including family, work...

      Contact: 9076 7500

      Provided by: headspace

      Referral by: GP to provide a Mental Health Treatment Plan

    • Family Violence Group Support (The Salvation Army)

      Provides a number of different groups for children and women who have experienced family violence.

      Contact: 9536 7797

      Provided by: The Salvation Army

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Family Violence Services (Family Life)

      Provides family violence counselling for women and children.

      Contact: 8599 5433

      Provided by: Family Life

      Referral by: Anyone

    • FMC Mediation and Counselling Victoria

      Provides family counselling, mediation for families with adolescents, parenting education (group...

      Contact: 9556 5333

      Provided by: Family Mediation and Counselling...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Group Work for Children and Families (Launch Housing - Hanover and Homeground merger)

      Provides therapeutic and recreational group work for children and their families.

      Contact: 8626 5500

      Provided by: Launch Housing (A merger between...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Infant Team (The Alfred)

      Provides a range of wellbeing services for infants and their parents and carers. See eligibility...

      Contact: 8552 0555

      Provided by: The Alfred Hospital

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Mental Health Case Management (ISCHS)

      Provides mental health case management and support for people with ongoing psychiatric disability...

      Contact: 1800 266 664

      Provided by: Star Health

      Referral by: Anyone

    • SIDS and Kids Bereavement Support Services

      Provides assistance to families who have experienced the sudden and unexpected death of a baby or...

      Contact: Bereavement Support Telephone Line...

      Provided by: SIDS and Kids

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Support After Suicide

      Provides support to individuals, families and children who are bereaved by suicide. This...

      Contact: 9421 7640

      Provided by: Jesuit Social Services

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Waiora Community Mental Health Services (The Alfred)

      Provides support for people with serious mental illness and complex needs.

      Contact: 9076 4700

      Provided by: The Alfred Hospital

      Referral by: Anyone -

    • Youth and Family Counselling (BBCH)

      Provides counselling, parenting support and mediation between family members for parents and...

      Contact: 9575 5322

      Provided by: Connect Health & Community

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Mental Health and Wellbeing

    • AWARE Service for Youth with Abusive Behaviours (SECASA)

      Provides assessment and treatment of sexually abusive behaviour and problem sexual behaviour in...

      Contact: 9928 8741

      Provided by: South Eastern Centre Against Sexual...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Family and Carers Services (MIND)

      Provides individual support for carers of an individual with mental health issues.

      Contact: 1300 286 463 or 1300 AT MIND

      Provided by: Mind Australia Limited

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Family and Relationship Services (Family Life)

      Provides relationship counselling for individuals, couples and children at all stages of the...

      Contact: 9784 0650

      Provided by: Family Life

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Mental Health Community Support Services (MHCSS) Intake Assessment (Neami)

      Provides an initial assessment to determine eligibility for mental health community support...

      Contact: 1300 379 462

      Provided by: Neami National

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Sexual Assault Counselling (SECASA)

      Provides counselling for victims and survivors of sexual assault. The centre works with...

      Contact: 9928 8741

      Provided by: South Eastern Centre Against Sexual...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Sexual Assault Crisis Response (SECASA)

      Provides sexual assault and family violence crisis response to children, adults and non offending...

      Contact: 9594 2289 or 1800 806 292

      Provided by: South Eastern Centre Against Sexual...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Sexual Assault Reporting Anonymously (SARA)

      Provides a website allowing anyone to report a sexual assault anonymously to the South Eastern...

      Contact: 9928 8741

      Provided by: South Eastern Centre Against Sexual...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Phone & Web Support

    • eheadspace

      Provides a confidential space for young people or their family to chat, email or speak on the...

      Contact: 1800 650 890

      Provided by: headspace

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Lifeline

      Provides telephone access to crisis supports, suicide prevention and mental health support.

      Contact: 13 11 14

      Provided by: Lifeline

      Referral by: Anyone

    • RESPECT (1 800 RESPECT)

      Provides telephone and online, crisis and trauma counselling to people who have been or who are...

      Contact: 1800 737 732

      Provided by: National Sexual Assault, Domestic...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Sexual Assault Crisis Line (SACL)

      Provides after hours confidential telephone crisis counselling service for victims / survivors of...

      Contact: 1800 806 292

      Provided by: Sexual Assault Crisis Line

      Referral by: Anyone

    • SuicideLine

      Provides a telephone counselling service offering professional support to people at risk of...

      Contact: 1300 651 251

      Provided by: On the Line

      Referral by: Anyone