Services for Youth

Kids Helpline
1800 55 1800 (24 hours)

Kids Helpline is a free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.

Youth Gateway
1300 306 046 (weekdays 9am-5pm)
1800 807 364

The Youth Gateway (Trace-A-Place) is a service aimed specifically at young people aged between 15-25 in South Australia who are experiencing homelessness or at risk of experiencing homelessness.  This includes young parents with accompanying children.

Metropolitan  Youth  Health
8255 3477 (Elizabeth)
8326 6053 (Christies Beach)
8243 5637 (Angle Park)

Metropolitan Youth Health offers a range of free and confidential clinical health services to vulnerable young people aged 12-25, with a focus on young people under 18 years. Their services include doctor / nurse clinics, sexual health, programs for pregnant and parenting young women and their partners and much more.

Headspace (to locate your nearest centre)

Headspace is a free and confidential service where young people between the ages of 12 and 25 can access qualified youth mental health professionals. They offer a range of supports for young people who are experiencing a tough time or who may be worried about their mental health.  

Metropolitan Aboriginal Youth and Family Services
8414 8900
1800 007 959

MAYFS provides culturally specific services to support young Aboriginal people and their families. Their community youth workers and mentors can provide information, advice, support, group programs and much more.

Multicultural Youth South Australia
8212 0085

MYSA provides a diverse range of services and programs to support multicultural young people and young families living in South Australia.

Young Workers Legal Service
8279 2233

The Young Workers’ Legal Service provides workers under the age of 30 with free, confidential advice about work-related matters.

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