Support Services for Young People
There are a number of local area support services for young people. Find links below.
260 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield, NSW, 2131.
(02) 9193 8000
Australia's leading youth mental health service headspace, is now operating in Ashfield.
The Centre is open to
assist young people with health advice and support and information, around a
range of matters including:
- caring for others;
Services include mental health counselling,
education and employment support, alcohol and other drugs services,
community engagement activities, physical/ sexual health services
Find out more by checking out the headspace website
Marrickville Youth Resource Centre
Cnr Yablsey Ave & Northcote St, Marrickville NSW 2204
(02) 9564 3222
MYRC offers a variety of services for young people aged 12 to 24 years including:
- Recreation Afternoons;
- School Holiday Programs;
- Computer Room;
- Music Studio;
- Youthblock counselling;
- GP services and
- Short term projects.
You will also find youth workers who will support you and refer you to an appropriate specialist service when necessary.
Find out more at the Marrickville Youth Resource Centre website
Marrickville PCYC Debbie and Abbey Borgia Community Rec Centre
531 Illawarra Road, Marrickville, NSW
02 9559 7722
The Debbie & Abbey Borgia Community Recreation Centre has three multi-purpose indoor sports courts, eight community meeting and activity rooms and the Steel Park Café.
The Centre provides sport, recreation, leisure and other activities for all sections of the community: toddlers, teenagers, parents, senior citizens, sporting teams, school groups and community organisations.
Youth Point Directory
A mobile youth services directory featuring agencies who provide services to young people in NSW.
The website acts as a point of contact for young people looking for assistance with accommodation, health services, case management, legal supports or employment/education.
This service directory can be equally as relevant for youth workers or other professionals working within the youth sector.
Visit the Youth Point Directory website