Support Options - The Hester Hornbrook Academy


Emergency/After Hours Numbers

Police/Fire/Ambulance 000  
After Hours Child Protection Emergency Service (AHCPES) 13 12 78  
Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800 kidshelp.com.au
Parent Line 1300 30 1300 parentline.com.au
Lifeline 13 11 14 lifeline.org.au
Nurse on Call 1300 60 60 24 health.vic.gov.au/nurs_on_call
Emergency Psychiatry After Hours/Triage 1300 369 012  

 

For Child and Adolescent crisis mental health supports, please click http://www.health.vic.gov.au/mentalhealthservices/child/northwest-c.htm

 

A list of Housing crisis supports numbers (including 24 hour) can be found here https://services.dhhs.vic.gov.au/getting-help

 

Beyond Blue 

Call or chat online with a trained mental health professional any time of the day or night.

 

1300 22 4636 beyondblue.org.au

Headspace

Online and telephone support service that helps young people who don’t feel ready to attend a headspace centre or who prefer to talk about their problems via online chat, email or on the phone. 

 

1800 650 890 headspace.org.au

Parentline

​​Parentline is a phone service for parents and carers of children from birth to 18 years old. They offer confidential and anonymous counselling and support on parenting issues.

 

132 289 Parentline

Local Government Youth Services

Prahran:
Stonnington Youth Services      

Port Phillip Youth Services

 

8290 7020

0466 773 319

 

 

Bayside Youth Services

9599 4622

bayside.vic.gov.au/youth

Kingston Youth Services

1300 369 436

kingstonyouth.org.au

Sunshine:
Brimbank Youth Services
Phoenix Youth Services               

 

03 9249 4110    
03 9091 4700   

 

brimbankyouth.com
phoenix@maribyrnong.vic.gov.au

City:
Melbourne Youth Services

 

03 9663 6733 

 

thedrum.ds.org.au

 

Other related support services:

Bullying:
Bullying No Way

 

 

 

bullyingnoway.gov.au

Same Sex Attracted Services:
Minus 18
Queer in Kingston Support Group
LQBTQA+ Community Support Services
The Victoria Pride Centre

 

 

1800 369 436
1800 184 527

 

minus18.org.au
kingstonyouth.org.au/QIK
switchboard.org.au

 

pridecentre.org.au