Parents and Carers
CYCLOPS, Anglicare ACT Youth & Family Services, is a program supporting young people, between 10 and 25 years old who care for a family member experiencing a physical or intellectual disability, mental health issues, alcohol and other drug related issues and/or chronic illness.
Next Step is a free and confidential psychological support service which helps you get quick and easy access to the best type of mental health support to meet your individual needs. This service is aimed at assisting people who have financial barriers to gaining access to psychological therapy and is...
Explore Life Education modules for parents and carers.
Good mental health in childhood lays the foundations for the future, and it is never too early for families to start supporting the mental health of children.
The Junction Youth Health Service provides free primary health care and support services for young people aged 12 to 25 years and their dependants, with a particular focus on young people who are homeless or otherwise at risk.
OzHelp offers a range of services and training programs that can help your organisation, including schools build a resilient workplace that supports individuals, teams and Managers to deal effectively with times of change, high pressure and stress.
Provides free and confidential telephone counselling and referrals to parents and carers.
headspace Canberra supports young people aged 12 - 25 who are experiencing mild to moderate mental health concerns and/or substance use issues.
Bungee is an inclusive resilience building program that promotes emotional wellbeing through the arts. The program supports young people (aged 5-18) to participate in activities designed to build resilience, enhance well-being and social and emotional health.
Bungee after school classes support participants to take part in activities designed to enhance well-being and social and emotional health. Bungee classes operate across the ACT in Belconnen, Kippax and Tuggeranong and are facilitated in a small, safe and supportive group setting.
This group is for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children aged 8-12 years old and aims to build links within the community focusing on mentoring healthy lifestyle choices, confidence building, positive role modeling,
The Youth Services team provides outreach and activities for young people aged 12-25 years who live work or play in or around Belconnen. Activities are aimed at increasing resilience and developing skills that give young people opportunities to actively engage in their lives and their communities.
As part of the Bungee Youth Resilience Program we can provide individual support through counselling and tailored activities in a welcoming, supportive and child friendly environment. The counselling sessions include discussion, creative activities and professional advice for parents.
This course gives you the skills and knowledge required to recognise situations where people may be in imminent crisis, and then to work collaboratively to minimise any safety concerns and to make plans to access required support services.