Young People's Health Service (YPHS) (RCH)

  1. About this service

    Provides a range of primary health care services for young people at risk of or experiencing homelessness. Nurses provide education, intervention and treatment for issues including sexual health, alcohol and other drug issues, and immunisation.

      • Service name

        Young People's Health Service (YPHS) (RCH)

      • Service address

        19 King Street Melbourne VIC 3000
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      • Phone

        9611 2409

      • Urgency levels

        Direct Help, Some Help, Just Curious

      • Service area

        Bayside City Council, City of Kingston, City of Glen Eira, City of Port Phillip, City of Stonnington

      • Service hours

        Mon to Fri 12 - 5pm
        Appointments not required
        Offers street-based outreach support

      • Age group

        12 - 24 years

      • Eligibility criteria

        Targets young people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness

      • Interpreters

        Yes

      • Service type

        INDIVIDUAL

      • Costs

        No Costs

      • Disability access

        Yes

      • Drop in service

        Yes

      • Outreach

        Yes

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      • Participation length

        As Required

      • Participation type

        Voluntary

      • Secondary consult

        Yes

      • Staff profile

        Qualified Staff

      • Who can refer

        Anyone
        Service is collocated at Frontyard Youth Services and referrals may be supported through this service

  2. Young People's Health Service (YPHS) (RCH)