What we do
headspace Southport is an accessible
'one-stop-shop' for youth aged between 12 and 25. See below for
more details on how headspace can support
Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of things can you help me with?
headspace can help you with: Mental Health,
Sexual Health, Drug and Alcohol, Relationships, Employment and
support around Education. We also have really great Doctors who can
help you with any medical concerns you may have.
How old do I have to be?
headspace provides services to young people
between the ages of 12 and 25.
Do my parents need to come with me?
Although we feel it's great if parents can come and support you,
we also understand this may be difficult sometimes for many
reasons. Therefore your parents don't have to attend
headspace with you. You may want to bring someone
else that you feel comfortable with, or you can also attend by
yourself if you chose to.
How much does it cost?
headspace is covered by Medicare. Appointments
with health practitioners at headspace Gold Coast are bulk billed
through the Medicare system. For more information go to the
Do I need a referral to come?
A referral is preferred however, you can simply call us and make
an appointment if you are between the ages of 12 and 25.
Do you tell people what I say?
At headspace we take your privacy very
seriously and anything you say to us is confidential.
If your information needs to be given to other people or
organisations we will ask you for your permission. The only
time we would talk to someone else without your permission is if
you tell us that you are going to hurt yourself or someone else or
if we are required by law. Keeping you and other people safe is our
How do i make an appointment?
Making an appointment is easy! You can phone to make an
appointment on (07) 5509 5900
What's the process?
When you contact us, an Access and Intake worker will talk to
you about what is happening for you at the moment. The Access and
Intake worker and yourself will then develop a plan of how to