1. Mental Health and Wellbeing



    Services/programs

      Art Therapy

    • Art Therapy for Preschoolers (Emerge)

      Provides art therapy for preschool children who have experienced trauma from domestic violence.

      Contact: 4410 7016

      Provided by: Emerge

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Art Therapy for Primary School Children (Emerge)

      Provides art therapy for primary school children who have experienced trauma from domestic violence.

      Contact: 4410 7016

      Provided by: Emerge

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Direct Support & Counselling

    • 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

    • Child and Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) (The Alfred)

      Provides a range of direct mental health service to children and young people with mental health...

      Contact: 8552 0555

      Provided by: The Alfred Hospital

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Child Counselling (FMC)

      Provides child counselling and child inclusive mediation and specialised group services.

      Contact: 1800 639 523

      Provided by: Family Mediation and Counselling...

      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

    • 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

    • Psychology (CCHS)

      Provides a range of generalist psychology supports for children and families

      Contact: 9076 6776

      Provided by: Caulfield Community Health Service

      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

    • The Jewish Taskforce Against Family Violence

      Provides anonymous and confidential referral and support in relation to family violence and...

      Contact: 9523 2100

      Provided by: Jewish Taskforce Against Family...

      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: Bentleigh Bayside Community Health

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Mental Health and Wellbeing

    • 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

    • 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

    • Phone & Web Support

    • 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

    • Smiling Mind Meditation Program

      Provides a web-based meditation program for young people.

      Provided by: Smiling Mind

      Referral by: Anyone