ycentral is located in Gosford across
from the station. It is a friendly free service for young
people aged 12-25 years. So if you are feeling...........
- down, depressed, anxious or stressed out
- not coping at school, HSC or study stress
- not coping with family or relationships
- sexual health
- worrying about your weight
- unsure about your sexuality
- relationship breakup or loss of a loved one
- finding it hard to concentrate
- hurt or bullied by others
- worried about drinking or drug use?
- feeling like you do not understand what is happening to
- feeling like you are not coping?
- lack of sleep or over sleeping?
- feeling unwell, lack of appetite or loss of energy?
- finding solutions for problems concerning you?
Phone (02) 4304 7870 for a referral, or drop in and
see the next available YAT worker.
headspace Gosford is really
easy to access if you need some help, but if you feel that you
may be experiencing a mental health emergency, phone eheadspace
or kids help
line. as we are not available after hours.
For urgent mental health assistance or if you are in a
crisis please call the: Mental Health Telephone Access Line on 1800
How do I make an appointment.
Call (02) 4304 7870 and ask to talk to the Youth Access Team, or
you can drop in during opening hours, or ask your health worker,
youth worker, teacher, family or friend to make a referral to
headspace Gosford… as long as you are OK with them
making a referral on your behalf.
What will happen when you I go to headspace
When you or your parent/carer come to headspace
Gosford you will first speak with one of our
headspace Practice Support
Officers, Tash, Cathy, Noni or Kiara. You may then
be referred to our headspace Youth Access Team who
will make an appointment for you if you have phoned or dropped
Who will I speak to?
The headspace Youth Access Team,
who consist of 5 workers, Melody, Eliza, Nicole, Hollie
and Emma are terrific in talking with you to find out "what's up".
They will help you find the service that you need (including
GPs and Youth specific counsellors) who are located at ycentral,
and across the Central Coast. They have a great knowledge of what
services are out there to help you and your family/carer find
exactly what you need.
What will happen next?
After you have seen our headspace Youth Access
Team they may refer you to one of the youth friendly GPs located at
ycentral. ycentral has 2 GPs who can see you to discuss your
physical health, and they can also talk with about "what's up" in
your life and can refer you to counsellors who are also located at
ycentral. So that means you don't have to go anywhere else as you
can see the headspace Youth Access Team, the
doctor and counsellors here all at the one place.
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