Tasmanian Health Service
Pulse Youth Health South
Pulse Youth Health (for young people aged 12 - 24) is based at the Glenorchy Health Centre and services the whole southern region.
Individual clinical services include assessment, counselling, brief intervention, advocacy, health education and referral. No appointment is needed for these services which are available between 9.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday (closed between 12.00pm and 1.00 pm).
A small number of group programs are provided in schools and communities which focus on prevention and cover a range of health topics.
Services Include a sexual health GP clinic, a psychology clinic and a visiting service from headspace.
What the service can help with
Alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
Housing and homelessness
Identity and gender related issues
Sexual and reproductive health
Suicide or self-harming behaviour
How the service is delivered
Coordination of Services
Information, Advice and Education
Intake and Assessment
Services are available for
Age eligibility for children
12 - 24
To access the service, clients
Must live in Brighton; Clarence City; Derwent Valley; Glamorgan/Spring Bay; Glenorchy City; Hobart City; Huon Valley; Kingborough; Sorell; Southern Midlands; Tasman
Cost of service
Is a referral required?
No referral required "No Referral required. The service operates using a Worker on Duty model which means a young person can access a working at any tome during business hours without an appointment.
How do clients access the service?
Client responsible for transportation to service
404 Main Road (entrance off Barry Street) Glenorchy, TAS, 7010
Being loved and safe
Having material basics
Having a positive sense of culture and identity