HEALTH & WELLBEING

SUPPORT SERVICES

Health & Wellbeing Support Services

At Taylors Lakes Secondary College, the Student Health& Wellbeing Team works with a number of healthservices to support students.

​​​Mental Health Services: Psychological Support


School Counsellors / They can also do referrals to other support services


Headspace – Visy Cares Hub, Harvester Rd, Sunshine - Phone: 9091 1822
No Dramas – 423 Ballarat Rd, Sunshine Vic 3020 - Phone: 9312 3000
Online counselling: www.headspace.org.au


Access to Psychologist: make a double appointment with your local doctor to obtain a Mental Health Care Plan. This becomes a referral to a psychologist and allows for a Medicare rebate.


Youth Beyond and Blue- online counselling and fact sheets - Phone: 1300 224 636


Kids Helpline- online counselling / phone counselling and fact sheets - Phone: 1800 55 1800


Lifeline - Phone: 13 11 14

WESTCASA- Centre for Sexual Assault- counselling services for past and recent incidents/ other services
Website: westcasa.org.au
Phone: 9687 5811

Sexual Assault Crisis Line - Phone: 1800 806 292

Drugs and Alcohol Support Services

Western Drug Health Service-free programs around substance dependence / misuse / mental health issues/ counselling for individuals and families.

Free call 8345 6682

Family Violence

  • Family Violence Outreach Service - supporting women and their children live free from violence - Phone: 9689 9588

  • Domestic Violence Resource Centre of Victoria - Phone: 9486 9866
     

Emergency or ongoing support - 1800 RESPECT [1800 732 732]

Child protection[24 hours] Call: 131 278

Eating Disorders/ Body Image

Butterfly Foundation- counselling/ information/ support networks

Call:1800 ED HOPE (1800 33 4673)

Gay and Lesbian Support

  • Switchboard - counselling and referrals - Phone: 1800 184 527 or 9663 2939

  • Emergency: 000

Contact Us

Address

Postal address:  PO BOX 2374

Taylors Lakes, VIC, 3038

Telephone: 03 9390 3130

Fax: 03 9390 3056

Attendance phone: 03 8390 9207

Email: taylors.lakes.sc@education.vic.gov.au

1-39 Parmelia Dr, Taylors Lakes VIC 3038