Links to Support Services
Links For Young People
Metropolitan Youth Health, within the Women’s and Children’s Health Network, provides clinical health services to young people in our community aged 12 – 25 with a focus on young people under 18 years.
This is a list resources designed to support young people to understand and manage their feelings, live healthy, manage relationships, obtain accurate information on drugs and alcohol, and in living as a young person within 21st Century Australia.
The Charter of Rights for Children and Young People in Care states simply and clearly the rights of children and young people who are under the guardianship or in the custody of the Minister for Education and Child Development.
Links For Parents Living with Teenagers
ABCD: Parenting young adolescents is a program for parents of children who are about to enter their teenage years. ABCD helps parents understand the challenges their children face as they negotiate this critical period in their lives.
Is a leading provider of resources and information to parents, caregivers and professionals, with a special focus on the prevention of child abuse, neglect and family violence.
Links For Adults Looking for Extra Support
Mental Health Services - 13 14 65
Provide initial assessment and crisis intervention for individuals and families who are at a point of crisis, or require additional support or advice regarding their mental health needs. They are available 24/7.
This SA Government page provides helpful phone numbers to various services that you can use in emergencies or when you need someone to talk to about an urgent or difficult situation.
Links For Youth Agencies and Schools
Operation Flinders Foundation is a South Australian based charitable organisation that runs a world leading wilderness adventure program for young offenders and young people at risk.