Cornerstone Youth Services Inc

headspace - Launceston

headspace provides health services to young people between the ages of 12-25.

For young people or family members coming to the service for the first time, our intake service is open from 9.00am to 4.00pm every day of the week except Tuesdays, when intake starts at 12.00pm.

All headspace services are free.

The Launceston centre provides direct assistance with the following:

  • Mental health counselling and therapy across a large range of issues affecting young people; anxiety, low mood, issues with self-esteem, stress, relationship issues, and so on
  • A bulk-billing GP service five days a week, by appointment
  • A drop-in Nurse service 5 days a week giving young people an opportunity to have sexual health screenings, access to advice and support around contraception, sexual and reproductive health
  • Access to specialised supports including a  visiting drug and alcohol counselling specialist and visiting vocational consultants (advice and options for training, education, and work)

headspace Launceston is located on the corner of Brisbane and Wellington Street, Launceston.


What the service can help with

Alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
Employment, transition, mentoring, training
Identity and gender related issues
Mental health
Physical health
Sexual and reproductive health

How the service is delivered

Coordination of Services
Counselling
Information, Advice and Education
Support Services
Therapeutic Care

Services are available for

Unaccompanied Children
Accompanied Children

Age eligibility for children

12 - 24

Cost of service

Free

Is a referral required?

No referral required

How do clients access the service?

Client responsible for transportation to service

Regions covered

North


Contact Details

Cnr Wellington & Brisbane St Launceston,TAS 7250

(03) 6424 2144

headspace@csys.com.au


Focus Domains

 

 

 

 

Having material basics

Being healthy

Learning

Having a positive sense of culture and identity