Migrant Resource Centre

Transformers – Early Intervention Project

Providing counselling support for children and young people from refugee backgrounds as well as support for schools, child care centres and other organisations working with young people.

Support can be one on one therapeutic counselling or group work.

The program is located:

South

Level 2 KGV Sports and Community Centre, Glenorchy

North

27 Paterson Street, Launceston

The program is also delivered via outreach (in schools or other locations), and is determined in consultation with the client.

The program operates 9am -5pm Monday to Friday.


What the service can help with

Cultural support
Mental health
Social and emotional development
Suicide or self-harming behaviour
Trauma
Violent behaviour

How the service is delivered

Advocacy
Case Management
Coordination of Services
Counselling
Housing
Information, Advice and Education
Support Services

Services are available for

Unaccompanied Children
Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

To access the service, clients


Child or Young Person must be from a refugee background

Cost of service

Free

Is a referral required?

Service provider referrals to be sent (please see MRC Tasmania website for Phoenix Centre Referral). Clients can self-refer also.

Regions covered

South
North


Contact Details

KVG Sports and Community Centre and 27 Patterson Street

S 6221 0999 N 6724 2820

phoenixreferrals@mrc.tas.org.au

www.mrctas.org.au/phoenix-centre/


Focus Domains

 

 

 

 

 

Being loved and safe

Being healthy

Learning

Participating

Having a positive sense of culture and identity