Mission Australia

Youth Beat

Youth Beat connects with vulnerable young people in “their territory” across Southern Tasmania.   We offer a wide range of services/support to young people, identifying/addressing anti-social behaviour, drug/alcohol misuse/abuse, referral and intervention for young people in crisis and assistance with accessing additional services and social support networks.  We foster strong relationships with police, community groups and local support services. Youth Beat offers interactive activities based on our clients' needs and interests.

What the service can help with

Alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Employment, transition, mentoring, training
Familial exclusion
Family supports
Family violence
Housing and homelessness
Identity and gender related issues
Legal information and/or support
Mental health
Personal safety against all forms of abuse, neglect or exploitation
Problematic sexualised behaviours
Physical health
Reducing offending behaviours
Sexual and reproductive health
Social exclusion
Suicide or self-harming behaviour
Violent behaviour

How the service is delivered

Coordination of Services
Cultural and/or Recreational Activities

Services are available for

Unaccompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

8 - 17

Cost of service


Is a referral required?

No referral required

How do clients access the service?

Client responsible for transportation to service

Regions covered


Contact Details

2b Myella Drive Berriedale, TAS 7011

03 6236 7900



Focus Domains







Being loved and safe

Having material basics

Being healthy



Having a positive sense of culture and identity