Bunjilwarra Koori Youth Alcohol and Drug Healing Service

About this service

Provides a 12 bed alcohol and other drugs residential rehabilition and healing service for Aboriginal young people.

    • Service name

      Bunjilwarra Koori Youth Alcohol and Drug Healing Service

    • Service address

      1.7 hectare site in Hastings
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    • Phone

      5979 2011

    • Fax

      5979 3211

    • Urgency levels

      Direct Help, Some Help

    • Service area

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

    • Age group

      12 - 25 years

    • Eligibility criteria

      To be eligible for acceptance to Bunjilwarra, a young person must:
      identify as being of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent;
      require treatment to manage their alcohol and/or drug problem;
      be prepared to enter the program voluntarily

      In addition, the young person must:
      demonstrate that they are ready to address their alcohol and other drug issues, including a willingness to participate in the development and achievement of personal goals;
      make a commitment to actively participate in all aspects of the program, in particular group based and one-on-one activities;
      be willing to participate and live in a therapeutic community environment

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    • Staff profile

      Qualified Staff

    • Who can refer


    • Referral mode

      Referral form can be found on the website