Whitehorse
Youth Directory

The Whitehorse Youth Directory provides a listing of resources and support services that young people can access in the City of Whitehorse and surrounding suburbs.

The directory is produced by Whitehorse City Council’s Youth Services Team. If you’d like to talk to Council’s youth workers about any issues that may be affecting you, visit the drop-in centre Youth ConneXion at Centro Box Hill.

 

Accomodation and Housing

Youth for Christ

37 Taunton St, Doncaster

9874 7000

Monday to Friday 9am-5.30pm

Wesley Eastern

291A Maroondah Hwy, Ringwood

8870 4000

9am-4pm every day

Uniting Care Harrison

1012 Little Burwood Hwy,
Wantirna South

9871 8700

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Melbourne Youth Support Services

19 King St, Melbourne

9614 3688 or 9611 2411

Monday to Friday 9am–8pm, weekends and public holidays 10am–6pm

Family Access Network

1030 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill

9890 2673

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Salvocare Eastern

31-33 Ellingworth Pde, Box Hill

9890 7144

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Box Hill Department of Human Services

883 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill

9843 6000

Anglicare

7-11 Shipley St, Box Hill

9896 6322

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Anchor

112 Main Street, Lilydale

9760 6400

CommunityHousing Limited

26-28 Prospect St, Box Hill

9856 0050 (general)

9856 0098 (housing referrals)

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Counselling and Support

Uniting Care East Burwood Counselling Centre

220 Burwood Hwy, Burwood East
9803 3400
Monday to Friday 9.30-3.35pm (Counselling) 9am-5pm business hours

Suicide Help Line


1300 651 251


Relationships Australia (Victoria)

83 Boronia Rd, Boronia
9725 9964 or 1300 364 277
Monday, Thursday and Friday 9am-5pm

LifeLine


13 11 14


Kids Help Line


1800 55 1800 (free call)


Gay and Lesbian


9663 2939
7 days, 3pm-midnight

Family Access Network (FAN)

1030 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill
9890 2673
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Eastern Access Community Health (EACH)

46 Warrandyte Rd, Ringwood
9871 1800
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Anglicare

7-11 Shipley St, Box Hill
9896 6322
Monday to Friday 9am- 5pm

Disability

Ostara Australia

Suite 102, Level 1, 19-23, Prospect St, Box Hill
9890 0922
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

NEAMI

Suite 4, Level 2, 39 Railway Rd, Blackburn
9890 9248
Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm

DVJS

Suite 2/25-29 Prospect Street, Box Hill
1300 385738


Echo Australia

Level 3, 2A Cambridge St, Box Hill
9890 3088
Monday to Sunday 9am-5pm

EACH Employment

Suite 2 & 3, 26-28 Prospect St, Box Hill
8892 4200
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Living and Learning Ajani

2/284 Thompsons Rd, Templestowe Lower George St, Doncaster East
9850 3687
Monday to Thursday 9.30am-4.30pm

Alkira Centre, Box Hill

3 Thurston St, Box Hill
9890 1365


Drugs and Alcohol

Youth Substance Abuse Service (YSAS)

Level 1, 16 Ellingworth Parade, Box Hill
9890 7855 or 1800 014 446 (24 hour toll-free service)
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Syringe Disposal Hotline (removal within 24 hours)


0430 524 749 (leave a message)
24 hours 7 days

Narcotics Anonymous

1030 Whitehorse Rd (Monday nights at 7pm)2-6 Oxford St,, Box Hill (Thursday nights at 7.30pm)
5 Ellingworth Pde, Box Hill (Saturdays at 4.30pm,
Thursdays 12 noon)
9525 2833
1030 Whitehorse Rd (Monday nights at 7pm)
2-6 Oxford St,, Box Hill
(Thursday nights at 7.30pm)
5 Ellingworth Pde, Box Hill (Saturdays at 4.30pm,
Thursdays 12 noon)

Get Off Drugs Naturally


1300 887 676


Eastern Consortium of Alcohol and Drug Services (ECADS)


1800 778 278
Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm

Community Health Outreach Program Eastern Region (CHOPER)


0414 266 203. Direct Line telephone counselling: 1800 888 236
7 days a week 7.30pm- 11.00pm. Direct Line telephone counselling: 24 hours

Alcoholics Anonymous Australia (AA)

46 Porter St, Prahan
9529 5948


Emergency Relief and Materal Aid

St Vincent De Paul

43 Prospect St, Box Hill
9895 5800. Welfare assistance line: 1800 305330
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. Welfare assistance line: Monday to Friday 10am-3pm

SalvoCare Eastern

31-33 Ellingworth Pde, Box Hill
9890 7144
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Wesley Eastern Homeless

291A Maroondah Hwy, Ringwood
8870 4000
Monday to Friday 9am-4pm

Hilltop Foundation

171 Rooks Rd, Vermont
9837 2900


Activate Church

2/82 Lewis Rd, Wantirna South
9801 1650
Youth Group meeting Friday 6.30-8.30

Glen Park Community Centre

30 Glen Park Rd, Bayswater North
9720 5097
Café open: Monday to Friday 9am-3pm,Office open: Monday to Friday 9am-4.00pm

Salvation Army

17-23 Nelson Rd, Box Hill
9890 2993
Tuesday to Thursday10am-12pm. Free dinner third
Sunday of each month at 5pm

Uniting Care East

220 Burwood Hwy, Burwood East
9803 3400
Monday to Friday 9.30am-3.35pm

Box Hill Citizens Advice Bureau

Town Hall Hub, Suite 1,27 Bank St, Box Hill
9285 4801
Monday 11am-3pm, Wednesday 9.30am-12.30pm, Friday 11am-3pm

Box Hill Baptist Church ‘Food at the Barn’

3 Ellingworth Pde, Box Hill
9890 1275
Free lunch on Wednesdays12pm–1pm

Employment and Training

Reconnect Program – Box Hill Institute

Ph: 92869682

Monday - Friday 9am-5pm

Box Hill Institute,  Box Hill (Nelson), Lilydale and City Campuses

Youth ConneXions

Suite 2, Level 1, Box Hill Centro South, Box Hill
9898 9340
Monday to Friday 1pm-5pm

TMG Training and Consulting

29 Ellingworth Parade, Box Hill
9890 3350
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Ostara Australia

Suite 102, Level 1, 19-23 Prospect St, Box Hill
9890 0922
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

MEGT Institute

251 Maroondah Hwy, Ringwood
8878 5444
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

KYM Youth Connections

5 Murray Pl, Ringwood
8878 5900
Monday to Friday 9am–5pm

Job Watch


9662 1933
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm(closed Tuesday 12pm-2pm)

Fair Work Australia

Level 4, 11 Exhibition St,Melbourne
13 13 94
Emergency: 0419 960 157
Monday to Friday 8am-5.30pm

Eastern Access Employment Service (EACH)

26-28 Prospect St, Box Hill
8892 4200
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm(appointment highly recommended)

Centrelink

3-13 Harrow St, Box Hill
13 23 07
Monday to Friday 8.30am-4.30pm

ApprenticeshipsMatter

Level 2, 16-20 Grimshaw St, Greensborough
1800 005 355
Monday to Friday 8:30am-5pm

Health and Wellbeing

Carrington Health

2/43 Carrington Rd, Box Hill
9890 2220
Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm

Eastern Health Mental Health Program


1300 721 927


Victorian Aboriginal Health Services

186 Nicholson St, Fitzroy
9419 3000. After hours locum service: 132 660
Monday to Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-4pm. Saturday 9.30am-12.30pm.

Family Access Network (FAN)

1030 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill
9890 2673
Monday to Sunday 9am-5pm

Eastern Suburbs GP’s After Hours Clinic

36 Wellington Rd, Box Hill
8820 7500
Monday to Friday 6.30pm-11pm, Saturday 1pm-6pm/6pm -11pm, Sunday and public holidays 10am-3pm

Eating Disorders Foundation of Victoria

Collingwood Football Club Community Centre, Level 2, (cnr Lulie and Abbot St) Abbotsford 3067
1300 55 02 36 (helpline)
Monday to Friday 9.30am-5pm

Eastern Access Community Health Youth Clinic (EACH)

Building A, 46 Warrandyte Rd, Ringwood
9871 1800
Monday 10am-3pm, Tuesday3pm-5pm, Wednesday 10am-4pm, Thursday 2pm-5.30pm and Friday 1pm-4pm

Connections

185 Mt Dandenong Rd, Croydon
9724 2222
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Box Hill Hospital

8 Arnold St, Box Hill
1300 342 255
Monday to Friday 6am-8pm,Saturday 12pm-1pm/5-6pm,
Sunday 10am-4pm

Legal Ombudsman


9613 6222
Monday to Friday 9am–5pm

Justice of the Peace

703 Station St, Box Hill
8803 8444


Eastern Victims Assistance Program and Counselling

Warrandyte Rd, Ringwood
1300 884 284
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm(appointment highly recommended).

Eastern Community Legal Centre

Suite 3, 27 Bank St, Box Hill
9285 4822
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Mental Health

Koonung Community Mental Health Centre

Level 1/43 Carrington Rd, Box Hill
9843 5800
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Eheadspace


1800 650 890


Headspace Hawthorn

Level 1, 360 Burwood RoadHawthorn Victoria 3122
9006 6500
Mondays: 2pm-6pm, Tuesday - Friday: 10am-6pm

Headspace Knox Ozone

Shop 3027, 2 Capital City Boulevard, 509 Burwood Hwy, Wantirna South
9801 6088
Monday 9am-6pm, Tuesday 9am-8pm, Wednesday 9am-6pm, Thursday 9am-8pm, Friday 9am to 5pm

Crisis Assessment and Treatment (CAT) Team

The CAT team will come to you.
1300 721 927
24 hours a day, seven days a week

Eastern Health Mental Health Program


1300 721 927


Anxiety Disorder Association of Victoria (ADAVIC)


9853 8089
Wednesday to Friday 10.30am-4pm

Multicultural Support Services

Whitehorse City Council – Cruzin’ Study

Box Hill Library, 1040 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill
9898 9340


Translation and Interpretation Services


131450


Migrant Information Centre

Suite 2, 27 Bank St, Box Hill
9285 4888
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Louise Multicultural Community Centre

8/27 Bank St, Box Hill
9285 4851
Monday and Thursday 9am-3pm, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9-4pm

Harrison Community Services

1012 Little Burwood Hwy, Wantirna South
9871 8700
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

AFIS (Australian Federation of International Students

Ross House, 247 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000



Adult Migrant Education Service (AMES)

34-36 Prospect St, Box Hill
13 26 37
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Sexual Health and Sexuality

Melbourne Sexual Health Centre

580 Swanston St, Carlton
9341 6200
Monday to Thursday 8.30am-5pm, Friday 1pm-5pm (drop in). Appointment-only evening clinic open Thursday 5pm-7pm

Marie Stopes International Australia

411/415 Dorset Rd, Croydon
1800 003 707
Monday to Thursday 7am-7pm, Friday 7am-6pm, Sat 9am-5pm, Sunday closed(callback service only)

Family Planning Victoria

901 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill
9257 0100
Monday to Friday 9am-12pm (appointments), 1pm-5pm (drop in)

Family Access Network (FAN)

Youth ConneXionsSuite 2, Level 1,
Centro Box Hill, Box Hill
9890 2673
Thursdays 3pm-5pm

Action Centre (Family Planning Victoria)

Level 1, 92-94 Elizabeth St, Melbourne
9660 4700or 1800 013 952
Drop In Centre Open: Monday to Friday 11am-5pm
Office Open: Monday to Friday 10am-6pm

Uncategorised

Violence and Abuse

Victims Referral and Assistance Service


1800 819 817


Sexual Offences and Child Investigation Team (SOCIT)

1 Kangerong Rd, Box Hill
8892 3200
7 Days 8am-11pm

Mensline


1300 789 978, 24 hour phone assistance


Eastern Domestic Violence Outreach Service


9259 4200. After hours Women’s Domestic Violence Crisis Line: 1800 015 188 or 9322 3555
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault (ECASA)

17 Ware Cres, East Ringwood
9870 731024 hour crisis line: 1800 806 292
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Box Hill Police Station

1 Kangerong Rd, Box Hill
8892 3200After hours/emergency: 000


Box Hill Department of Human Services – Child Protection

883 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill
9843 6000. State-wide after hours child protection emergency service: 13 12 78.


Australians Against Child Abuse

579 Whitehorse Rd, Mitcham
9874 3922or 1300 381 581
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Youth Services

Front Yard Youth Services

19 King St, Melbourne
9611 2411 or 1800 800 531
Monday to Friday 9am-8pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am-6pm

Youth ConneXions

Suite 2, Level 1, Box Hill Centro South, Main St, Box Hill
9898 9340
Monday to Friday 1pm-5pmFor people aged 12-25