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Mental Health Wellbeing

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Mental Health Wellbeing

Secondary School

Circles of Support is a counselling service providing individual therapeutic support for families with children and young people aged 5 to 15 years.
Peer Support Australia offers an evidence-based Peer Support Program, which can form part of your school's wellbeing strategy. There is substantial evidence that peer support programs contribute to students’ sense of connectedness and wellbeing.
Mental Illness Education ACT's school programs include powerful lived experience stories guided by our DoNOHarm Framework (c) 2011, a best practice approach to communicating about mental health issues.Programs include:
Relationship Australia Canberra & Region
Family and domestic violence is when someone hurts, frightens, controls, bullies and intimidates someone else in their family. Relationships Australia Canberra and Region want to make sure that 12-25 year olds who have been impacted by family and domestic violence are supported to deal with any issues they are facing.
Canteen is here to help your school and students in three ways.
Youth Coalition of the ACT
Connecting Young People to Services in the ACT.
CYCLOPSACT - Connecting Young Carers to Life Opportunities & Personalised Support in the ACT.
The Junction Youth Health Service provides bulk-billed primary health care and support services to young people aged 12 to 25, along with their dependent children.
headspace Canberra supports young people aged 12 - 25 who are experiencing mild to moderate mental health concerns and/or substance use issues.
The Programs Directory is a searchable database of mental health and wellbeing programs for learning communities.
Experiencing the death of someone to suicide can have a devastating effect on individuals and communities.
Mental Health Counselling for Children & Young People.
Inclusive Pathways is a new program providing free psychological therapies and social and emotional wellbeing support to LGBTIQA+ people.
Keeping YOUth Connected is a virtual youth group for LGBTIQ+ young people linking them with services and supports that meet their needs
Westlund Counselling is the ACT’s leading community-based counselling service for LGBTIQ+ people, their families and their allies.
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.
Capital Region Community Services
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.