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Youth Services Directory

This directory lists services and support agencies for young people. Relevant organisations can apply to be listed in the directory.

Council does not run these services. For more information please contact the organisation listed.

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Aboriginal Services

Service

Phone Number

Description

Aboriginal Affairs South East Region

Level 1 Baylink
3 Flora Crescent, Batemans Bay NSW 2536  

02 4478 2679

Aboriginal Affairs NSW is part of the NSW Government. The Department works with Aboriginal people, government agencies and the private and community sectors to promote the interests of Aboriginal people in NSW and reduce the inequity they continue to experience as a result of colonisation.

Aboriginal Community Liaison Officer

Far South Coast Local Area Command

0404 446 159

The Aboriginal Community Liaison Officer (ACLO) is a member of the Local Area Command, Crime Management Team with the responsibility for providing advice and support to Police in the management of Aboriginal issues across the Local Area Command (LAC). The ACLO works closely with the Aboriginal community, Aboriginal community organisations and other service providers in their day to day activities.

Boomerang Meeting Place

2 Church St, Mogo NSW 2536

02 4474 4988

An Anglican Aboriginal Ministry offering spiritual teaching and community support in the areas of art and craft projects, women’s group and youth initiatives.

Habitat Personnel

Unit 5 / 59 Junction Street, NOWRA, NSW

4422 4222

Provide mentoring for clients and employers, assistance with employment, pre-employment training, resumes, applicant and interview assistance for Aboriginal people. They service the areas from Sydney to the Victorian border.

Healthy for Life

Grand Pacific Health

Level 1/73 Vulcan St, Moruya NSW 2537

4475 0800

A team of Aboriginal health workers and nurse’s work with local GP’s to improve the health of Aboriginal people locally. The program has a particular focus on child and maternal health as well as prevention and management of chronic disease.

Indigenous Coordinator Centre (ICC)

Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FHCSIA)

Level 1 Cnr Princes Hwy & Beach Road, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

03 8344 9163 or 1300 366 611

ICC’s engage with Indigenous communities, other levels of Government and service providers to support initiatives that help close the gap on Indigenous disadvantage.

Katungul Aboriginal Medical Service

Outreach Centre, Wallaga Lake

1/3 Old Princess Hwy, Batemans Bay

26 Princes Hwy, Narooma

02 4476 2155

Katungul ACC&MS provides culturally appropriate health care to Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander communities on the Far South Coast of NSW. Our staff is committed to providing high quality treatment and services in a culturally appropriate way.

Local Aboriginal Land Councils

Batemans Bay 4472 7390

Bodalla                  4473 5404

Mogo                      4474 5229

Moruya                 4474 4188

Wagong                4476 1144

Merrimans           4473 7288

LALC’s were established under the Aboriginal Land Rights ACT 1983 as the elected representatives for Aboriginal people in NSW. This role extends beyond representation of the interests of Land Council members, to all Aboriginal people living in NSW. Local Aboriginal Land Councils which collectively manage the range of support services delivered at local level to their communities. These services include housing, legal affairs, employment, training and property acquisition and management.

Reconnect Indigenous Services

Shop 2 – 31 Sydney St, Mogo NSW 2536

02 4475 6270

Boonjaga Mungurra (Remember Home) Eurobodalla Aboriginal Reconnect Service provides a free, confidential and safe place for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged between 10 and 18 who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless and their families to come to when facing difficult times. Our service is available to families who are willing to work together to reduce family breakdown. We can provide support to both the young person and their family.

South Eastern Aboriginal Legal Service

Shop 8 Vulcan Centre Vulcan St, Moruya 2537

02 4474 2400

The South Eastern Aboriginal Legal Service provides free legal and referral to Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders.

South Eastern Aboriginal Regional Management Services (SEARMS)

24 Ford St, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4472 2644

A cooperative of six Aboriginal housing providers concerned with providing Aboriginal housing support.

Accomodation and Housing

Service

Phone Number

Description

CareSouth

2/68 Deering Street, Ulladulla NSW 2539

General            1300 554 260

Ulladulla              02 4423 6833

Care South provides a range of accommodation, care and support services for children, young people and adults with disabilities and their families. This is a not-for-profit community organisation and registered charity.

Community Life Batemans Bay Inc – Hope Place

Hope Place, 410 Beach Road, Sunshine Bay NSW 2536

02 4472 1951

0455 852 273

Hope Place is emergency and short term accommodation for homeless families, single women and men and people in crisis.

Eurobodalla Specialist Homeless Service (Anglicare)

67 Campbell Street, Moruya NSW 2537

1300 651 728  

This service provided support to individuals who are homeless or at risk or homelessness. They provide outreach support to assist people to increase life skills, self-reliance, independence and community networks. This service also provides people with early intervention support to assist to maintain independent housing and a weekly outreach service on Tuesday 10am to 12pm at Narooma Community Centre.

Mission Australia Community Services

Sydney - 02 9219 2000

Link2home NSW and ACT - 1800 152 152

This service provides early intervention and social housing and intensive support packages for single people and families experiencing primary homelessness. They offer early intervention programs for 16 – 25 years. This service available in Moruya.

Moruya Women’s Refuge

43 Queen Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 2747

Crisis accommodation for women and children experiencing domestic violence. The service is available after hours through the on-call service. They also offer outreach support.

Moruya Youth Refuge

Page Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4475 6011

Reverse charges accepted

The Moruya Youth Refuge provides crisis accommodation and personalised support for young people aged between 15 and 17 years who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Through personalised assessment, case management and personal support our professional youth workers assist and support young people to reach their goals. Our service includes support with decision making, development of life skills, recreational activities and referrals to other services and support organisations.

Murra Mia Tenant Advise Service

21 Old Princes Highway, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

02 4472 9363

Free information, advice and advocacy on tenant’s rights including starting a tenancy, evictions and repairs. 

Out of Home Care (foster care)

PO Box 917 Moruya NSW 2537

0409 817 128

Anglicare provides foster care services to children who are unable to live with their parents. Foster carers are always needed and people from all different life experiences and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Reconnect Indigenous Services

Shop 2 – 31 Sydney Street, Mogo NSW 2536

02 4475 6270

Boonjaga Mungurra (Remember Home) Eurobodalla Aboriginal Reconnect Service provides a free, confidential and safe place for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged between 10 and 18 who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless and their families to come to when facing difficult times. Our service is available to families who are willing to work together to reduce family breakdown. We can provide support to both the young person and their family.

Southern Cross Community Housing Ltd

Shop 12, 12 – 18 Orient Street, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

02 4472 7681

Low income housing provider in conjunction with NSW housing register.

Twenty10 GLBTI Youth Support

Level 1, 45 Chippen Street, Chippendale

1800 652 010

This service works with people across Sydney and New South Wales who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and gender diverse, non-binary, intersex, questioning, queer, asexual and more (LGBTIQA+) people and others of diverse genders and sexualities, their families and communities.

Alcohol and Other Drugs

Service

Phone Number

Description

Drug and Alcohol Information Service

1800 422 599

Telephone counselling, information, assessment and referral service for people who use drugs and alcohol. Can refer callers to counsellors, detoxification and/or rehabilitation centres throughout NSW.

Eurobodalla Drug and Alcohol Services

Community Health Centre, 7 Pacific Street, Moruya NSW 2537

Moruya-          02 4475 1620

Batemans Bay - 02 4474 1561

Narooma -       02 4475 7200

Assistance to family, friends and individuals that require assistance with any substance issues.

Community Services

02 6285 8407

Service

Phone Number

Description

Aunties and Uncles (CareSouth)

3 Flora Street, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

11 Haigh Avenue, Nowra NSW 2541

2/68 Deering Street, Ulladulla NSW 2539

Batemans Bay - 0472 877 944

Nowra - 02 4423 6833

Ulladulla - 02 4455 7510

The Aunties and Uncles program links community volunteers with children up to 13 years of age from families who could benefit from support. Generally the child or young person is given an opportunity to experience life with another family by spending one weekend a month with them. The program is based on the belief that giving time, friendship, care and guidance can help build a child’s self-esteem and confidence. Trained coordinators assess and screen adult volunteers and evaluate the needs of socially and emotionally disadvantage families, and link them together for ongoing support, providing children with friendship, role modelling and time out from stressful situations.

Austcom – The Australian Community Network

PO Box 687 Bega NSW 2550

 

A communications network for regional communities. It is the server for the Workers With Youth Network and many other local groups at Eurobodalla.org and publishes ‘Sustain’ magazine.

Australian Red Cross

PO Box 751 Suite 7, Level 1, 114 Wagonga Street, Narooma NSW 2546

Delivers a range of services to assist vulnerable youth on the South Coast. Save-A-Mate program works with young people to provide education workshops, volunteer opportunities, alcohol and other drug emergency first aid information and health promotion initiatives. Also support local communities, schools and agencies to keep youth engaged at school through a range of support programs.

CanTeen (The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer)

National Office- St Level 11, 130 Elizabeth St, Sydney NSW 2000

NSW/ACT Division Manager

Christopher Ward

1800 226 833

02 6101 2202

National support organisation for cancer patients, young people living with cancer, their siblings, bereaved siblings and offspring. Members are able to participate in camps, recreation days, seminars, and workshops, share their hopes and fears, partake in decision making, meet new friends and have fun together.

Carer Assist

7 Mirrabooka Avenue Moruya NSW PO Box 875 NSW 2537

02 4474 0900

Carer Assist provides education, support, information and advocacy to families and friends caring for someone with a mental illness. We can put carers in touch with support groups in the area and offer the Well Ways program and many other education modules that build the capacity of carers to care both for themselves and their person with a mental illness. There is no charge for any of our services.

CREATE foundation

Level 6, 280 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW 2000

9267 1999

CREATE connects and empowers children and young people in care and improves the care system through activities, programs, training and policy advice.

Katungal Aboriginal Corporation

Wallaga Lake Outreach
26 Princes Highway, Narooma NSW 2546

Wallaga -  02 4473 7288

Narooma - 02 4476 2155

Batemans Bay - 02 4488 4050

 

PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)

(02) 9294 1002

Support parents, families and friends of lesbians and gays, community education on GLBT issues and advocacy for equal rights for GLBT community.  

Red Cross Youth & Community Services

Red Cross House 159 Clarence Street, Sydney NSW 2000

1800 812 028

Youth Education Services (Breakfast Clubs, Speakers Network, Y Challenge, Migrant Youth Orientation Program), Community Services (Telecross, Cosmetic Care, Community Visitors Scheme), Emergency Services, First Aid Training, International Operations.

SDN Children’s Services – Brighter Futures

54 Campbell Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 0060

The Brighter Futures early intervention program provides targeted support to vulnerable children and families to prevent their problems from escalating.

TeenSafe Youth Driving

Motor Sports Complex

Donnellys Drive, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4473 8552

TeenSafe aims to give young people aged 15 years and over basic driving skills and experiences in a safe and controlled environment. A dedicated group of volunteers conduct TeenSafe driving courses during school holiday periods. Courses consist of 8 hours of tuition, with a maximum of 6 – 7 students and dates are set according to demand and volunteer availability.

The FRANK Team

Suite 5, 35 Hume Street, Crow’s Nest, Sydney NSW 2000

1300 953 133

The FRANK Team is a social enterprise that works with schools, councils, youth and community organisations and government to help young people to develop their skills to help them make their ideas a reality. See website for info on IGNITE, the online newsletter, and FRANK mag.

Counselling

Service

Phone Number

Description

Cassie’s Place

Sexual Assault Services

50 Campbell Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4475 0999

Cassie’s Place provides counselling, support, information and advocacy to children and adolescents who have been affected by sexual abuse and to their non-offending family members and friends. Cassie’s also provides information about sexual assault and child protection issues to the community.

Catholicare Canberra and Goulburn

Family and Relationship Counselling

46 Vulcan Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 4551

Counselling for individuals, couples or families regarding relationship issues. Relationship and family counselling for individuals, couple and families. By appointment only, Thursdays and Fridays. Also, a Better Access Clinician on Fridays.

Eurobodalla Family Support Service

3/24 Ford Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 2907

Provides individual and family counselling, advocacy, information and referral and groups. Our services are available to families with dependent children under 15 years of age.

Eurobodalla Financial Counselling Service

54 Campbell Street, Moruya, NSW 2537

02 4474 0891

Provides free and confidential information, counselling and support around financial issues. Appointments available in Moruya, Narooma, Batemans Bay for, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays.

Impact Eurobodalla

Unit 2, Courthouse Arcade Vulcan Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 2512

A national compact partner with the Australian government who are working together with the not-for-profit sector to improve social, cultural, civic, economic and environmental outcomes, building on the strengths of individuals and communities.

Lifeline

13 11 14

Lifeline offers telephone counselling for people who want to discuss domestic violence, loneliness, decision making, depression, suicidal emotions, relationships and referral to crisis accommodation.

Relationships Australia

57 Queen Street, Moruya NSW 2537

6122 7100

Provides mediation for couples that have separated and wanting to fill out a separation, financial and property plan.

For a private practice Counsellor, Social worker or Psychologist, talk firstly to a GP for a mental health care plan and referral (all or part of this service will then be covered by MediCare) or refer to the Yellow Pages

Employment

Service

Phone Number

Description

Apprenticeships Centre

Australian Business Ltd

1300 652 236

Offering employers Australian Apprenticeships Services such as advice on training and Government incentives, and assisting with the paperwork – all at no cost.

Campbell Page

Corner Orient Street and Museum Place, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

47 Vulcan Street, Moruya NSW 2537

Shop 33, Narooma Plaza, Princes Highway, Narooma NSW 2546

Batemans Bay - 02 4475 3555

Moruya - 02 4475 6050

Narooma - 02 4476 3859

Campbell Page offers many programs and services across the employment, community and training sectors. Services include employment, disability employment, indigenous, recruitment solutions, and youth and family services.

Centre for Community Welfare Training

(02) 9281 8822

The Centre for Community Welfare Training is a not-for-profit training provider. They offer 200 course topics from 14 training streams including Youth Work, Out-of Home-Care, Counselling and Therapy, Child Protection and Disability. Courses can be accessed through their 14 venues (including Batemans Bay, Merimbula and Canberra) or via In-House training where they deliver the training specifically for your service on a date and venue of your choosing.

Centrelink

19 Beach Road, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

1800 050 004

Centrelink is an Australian Government statutory agency, delivering a range of Commonwealth services to the Australian community.

Habitat Personnel

56 Worrigee Street, Nowra 2541

02 4422 4222

Provides employment and training support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, financed through a range of Commonwealth and State funding and contracts. Currently our major contract is operation of a Vocational Training and Employment Centre (VTEC), an Australian Government initiative based on the GenerationOne employment and training model

Workplace Learning Illawarra Shoalhaven and Southern Highlands

5/73 Vulcan Street, Moruya NSW

02 4474 5134

A not-for-profit community based organisation funded to deliver programs to “improve the education and transition outcomes for young people” in Eurobodalla and Bega Valley. Contracted to DEEWR to provide school, business and community partnership broker program.

Wesley Uniting Employment

34 Orient Street, Batemans Bay NSW

44 Vulcan Street, Moruya NSW

13/185 Princes Highway, Narooma NSW

Batemans Bay - 02 4472 6399

Moruya - 02 4474 5147

Narooma - 02 4476 2930

Job services employment providing youth mentoring programmes. Wesley also delivers the NSW Department of Education and Training funded Structured Work Placement program (work experience)

Workability

35 Old Princes Highway, Batemans Bay NSW

02 4472 3707

Workability assists people with a disability to participate in the economic and social life of the community with respect to their dignity, diversity and equality.

Education and Training

Service

Phone Number

Description

Eurobodalla Adult Education

42 Orient Street, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

02 4472 9202

The Eurobodalla Adult Education Centre (Adult Ed) is an independent community focused organisation, servicing communities from Ulladulla to Eden. They develop and deliver responsive training and education programs. Our aim is to help people develop skills, knowledge and experience for social, economic and person improvement. They are supported by the Board of Adult and Community Education and are a not-for-profit incorporated organisation.

Illawarra Institute of TAFE (Moruya)

2857 Princes Hwy, Moruya NSW

PO Box 88 Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 1800

TAFE Illawarra delivers vocational education and training that is relevant, timely and of the highest quality in order to meet the training needs of individuals, business and the community. The Illawarra Institute has 14 campuses located throughout the Illawarra, South Coast and Southern Highlands. Each campus provides many and varied services and facilities for students such as canteen, libraries, car parking, counsellors and disabled access, just to name a few.

University of Wollongong

Batemans Bay Campus

Hanging Rock Place, Batemans Bay 2536

02 4472 2125

The Batemans Bay Education Centre is part of the University of Wollongong’s network of satellite campuses. Students can complete a range of University of Wollongong courses via a combination of video conferencing, streamed lectures and face to face tutorials. Via use of state of the art technology, students at Batemans Bay are linked into the UOW network of courses and services.

Local Schools

Batemans Bay High School

Beach Road, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

02 4478 3600                      

Batemans Bay High School is a Government secondary school located in Batemans Bay, New South Wales, Australia. It supports approximately 700 students and 60 teachers

Batemans Bay Public School

1 Mundarra Way, Surfside NSW 2536

02 4472 4059

Batemans Bay Public School provides quality teaching and stimulating learning experiences for students from pre-school to Year 6.

Bodalla Public School

7 Potato Point Road, Bodalla NSW 2545

02 4473 5257

Bodalla Public School provides opportunities and experiences within a happy and caring environment, which encourages everyone to do their very best. Students strive for personal levels of excellence and continued improvement to enhance their intellectual, social, physical, emotional and spiritual development.

Broulee Primary School

Cambridge Crescent, Broulee NSW 2537

02 4471 6120

Broulee Public school is a leading centre for education innovation for students from kindergarten to Year Six. It is student focused and students will always be our first priority.

Carroll College

2494 George Bass Drive, Broulee NSW 2537

02 4471 5600

Quality Teaching and Learning outcomes are incorporated into all programs in the College. Policies and programs at Carroll College focus on helping each student learn for life. Our students have represented us at the highest levels in almost every sport.

Central Tilba Public School

89 Corkhill Drive, Central Tilba NSW 2546

02 4473 7210

The staff and community of Central Tilba Public School seek to deliver quality education to develop the individual talents, interests and abilities of our students in a stimulating, friendly and caring environment.

Mogo Public School

Princes Highway, Mogo NSW 2536

02 4474 4815

Mogo Public School is a small school that caters for all students through it's many innovative educational programs and initiatives.

Moruya High School

Albert Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 2155

Moruya High School is the main public high school in Moruya on the far south coast of New South Wales, Australia. Moruya High School is comprehensive and coeducational.

Moruya Public School

22 Evans Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 2363

At Moruya Public School our aim is to provide a vibrant and responsive public education system that produces literate, numerate, well-educated citizens with the capability and confidence to make a positive contribution to our society.

Narooma High School

Princes Highway, Narooma NSW 2547

02 4476 4377

Narooma High School is a quality school providing excellent educational opportunities for young people in our community. They are a Positive Behaviour for Learning (PBL) school. Our core expectations are: Respect, Responsibility and Support.

Narooma Public School

7 Montague Street, Narooma NSW 2546

02 4476 2556

Narooma is a dynamic school that develops the skills, knowledge and values that students need to lead productive and rewarding lives. Professional and caring teachers provide an excellent education for all students in our community.

St Bernards Primary School

David Street, Batehaven NSW 2536

02 4472 4446

The curriculum at St Bernard’s School is directly aligned with the NSW Board of Studies. Specific outcomes, appropriate for the stage of a student’s development, are targeted as the focus for teaching and learning in each of the Key Learning Areas throughout each term and student progress is assessed against the identified outcomes.

St Mary’s Primary School

Queen Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 2817

At St Mary’s they teach a varied curriculum to develop the spiritual and academic dimensions of each child. Religious Education is a key focus area of the school curriculum.

St Peter’s Anglican College

61 Train Street, Broulee NSW 2537

02 4471 5111

St Peter’s Anglican College offers a holistic and attentive approach to education. The school is located in a bushland setting with modern buildings, spacious grounds, and is only a stone’s throw from the idyllic Broulee beaches.

Sunshine Bay Primary School

432 Beach Road, Batehaven NSW 2536

02 4472 6522

A proud public education provider in beautiful Sunshine Bay. They strive to provide a comprehensive learning program focusing on literacy and numeracy. Staff are experienced, caring and continually examining ways to fulfill each child's potential

Government Agencies

Service

Phone Number

Description

Community and Early Years Division Department of Community Services

11 Farrer Place, Queanbeyan NSW 2620

6229 7200

Oversee funding streams for Families NSW, Aboriginal Child, Youth & Family Strategy, Staying Home Leaving Violence, Community Builders and Triple P Parenting Training.

Department of Family & Community Services

2 Flora Crescent, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

02 4478 3100

Community Services (formerly DoCs) is the leading NSW Government agency responsible for community services. We work to promote the safety and wellbeing of children and young people and to build stronger families and communities. In particular, we help those who are vulnerable and most in need. We work to protect children and young people who are not able to live with their families.

Department of Education & Training

Orient Street, Batemans Bay, NSW 2536

02 4475 3300

The Department of education, Employment and Workplace Relations is the lead government agency providing national leadership in education and workplace training, transition to work and conditions and values in the workplace.

Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, Office of Indigenous Affairs

Level 1, Baylink, 3 Flora Crescent, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

1800 079 098

Following the Commonwealth Government election in September 2013, the old Departments of FaHCSIA, DEEWR and Indigenous Coordination Centres (ICCs) no longer exist. All Indigenous programmes have been consolidated under the Office of Indigenous Affairs in the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet. The Indigenous Coordination Centre offices still exist in the same locations as before – for our region there are offices in Queanbeyan, Batemans Bay and Nowra. Staff in the offices will continue to engage with Indigenous communities, all levels of Government and service providers to address the Government’s Indigenous priorities – education

Keep Them Safe Department of Premier and Cabinet

PO Box 1594, Queanbeyan, NSW 2620

6229 7800                

Keep Them Safe: A shared approach to child wellbeing is the NSW Government’s five year plan to fundamentally change the way children and families are supported and protected. Its aim is to improve the safety, welfare and wellbeing of all children and young people in NSW.

Youth Services

Eurobodalla Shire Council

Vulcan St, Moruya NSW 2537

4474 7470

Providing youth cafes, advocacy and planning support for youth sector. Coordinate Youth Week activities and work collaboratively to improve services and facilities for young people in the Eurobodalla.

Health

Service

Phone Number

Description

Community Health Centres

7 Pacific Street, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

2 River Street, Moruya NSW 2537

Corner of Graham & Field Street, Narooma NSW 2546

Batemans Bay - 02 4475 1620

Moruya - 02 4474 1561

Narooma - 02 4475 7200

Providing a range of allied health services across the Eurobodalla shire.

Hospitals

7 Pacific Street, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

River Street, Moruya NSW 2537

Batemans Bay - 02 4475 1500

Moruya - 02 4474 2666

 

Katungul Aboriginal Medical Service

(Wallaga Lake Outreach) 26 Princes Highway, Narooma NSW 2546

1/3 Old Princes Highway, Batemans Bay 2536

02 4476 2155

Aboriginal community controlled health organisation that delivers services to more than 8,000 Aboriginal people in 44 Aboriginal communities on the Far South Coast of NSW between Ulladulla and the Victorian border.

Eurobodalla Sexual Health Service

Community Health Centres:

7 Pacific Street, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

2 River Street, Moruya NSW 2537

Corner Graham and Field Street, Narooma 2546

Batemans Bay - 02 4475 1620

Moruya - 02 4474 1561

Narooma - 02 4476 2344

Counselling, monthly medical clinics (Moruya), sexual health education, gay and lesbian support and contact officer, information, referrals and advocacy. Needs first name only.

Grand Pacific Health

Suite 7-8, 73 Vulcan Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4475 0800

Grand Pacific Health is a primary health care organisation aiming to keep people well and out of hospital. We provide clinical services direct to the community including mental health, Aboriginal health, fitness and lifestyle programs, dietetics, youth health, foot care. We focus on our local health gaps and develop local strategies to address them.

Helplines

Child Adolescent Mental Health's Service              

(02) 4423 1784                                                       

Mental Health Line

1800 011 511

Crime Stoppers

1800 333 000

DoC’s Helpline

132 111

Domestic Violence Line

1800 656 463

Hepatitis NSW

1800 803 990

HIV/AIDS Information Referral

1800 451 600

Kids Helpline

1800 551 800

Legal Aid Hotline

1300 888 529

Lifeline

131 114

NSW Rape Crisis Line

1800 424 017

Men’s Health Hotline

1300 789 978

Salvo Care Line

1300 363 622

Suicide Prevention Line

131 114

Transport Infoline

131 500

Legal and Justice

Service

Phone Number

Description

Aboriginal Community Liaison Officers

Eddie Moore

NSW Police

0404 446 159

The Aboriginal Community Liaison Officer 9ACLSO) is a member of the Local Area Command, Crime Management Team with the responsibility for providing advice and support to Police in the management of Aboriginal issues across the Local Area Command (LAC). The ALCO works closely with the Aboriginal community, Aboriginal community organisation and other service providers in their day to day activities.

Court Houses              

24 Orient Street, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

Vulcan Street, Moruya NSW 2537

Princes Highway, Narooma NSW 2546

Batemans Bay - 02 4472 699                                                                                     

Moruya - 02 4474 8800

Narooma - 02 4476 2870

 

Crime Stoppers

1800 333 000

 

Department of Juvenile Justice

11/3 Orient Street, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

02 4472 0400

NSW Juvenile Justice supervises and cares for young offenders in the community and in detention centres. It provides youth justice conferences for young offenders referred by police or the court.

Law Society of NSW – Community Referral Service

9926 0333

(02) 9231 5809

Telephone service which provides the names of private solicitors who are specialists and are prepared to receive referrals in certain areas of law. Co-ordinates the Pro Bono Scheme which refers people who are ineligible for Legal Aid and who cannot afford a private solicitor.

Legal Aid

Suite 1, Level 2 55 – 57 Berry Street, Nowra 2541

02 4422 4351

Legal Aid NSW plays a special role in improving access to justice by providing a range of legal service to disadvantage people. Services include family dispute resolution (mediation), support for homeless or at risk of being homeless and community legal education programs.

Legal Aid Hotline for Young People

1800 101 810

Telephone advice for under 18’s involved in police and court matters. Interpreter service can be arranged.

Police Stations

28 Orient Street, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

48 Queen Street, Moruya NSW 2537

98 Campbell Street, Narooma NSW 2546

Princes Highway, Bodalla NSW 2545

Batemans Bay - 02 4472 0099

Moruya - 02 4474 2444

Narooma - 02 4476 2044

Bodalla - 02 4473 5244

 

Shoalcoast Community Legal Centre

Unit 10B
2nd Floor
The Holt Centre, Kinghorne Street, Nowra NSW 2541

4422 9529 or 1800 229 529

Provide an accessible professional legal service, responsive to the needs of those most disadvantage and which promotes just and lasting solutions to legal and social issues in our community.

Telephone Legal Advice Tuesday & Thursdays 10am-12noon. B/Bay courthouse 1st & 3rd Wed. Moruya

Eurobodalla Family Support 2nd & 4th Tues. Narooma Library every 2 months.

Illawarra & South Coast Tenant Service

Murra Mia, 25a Gregory Street, Batemans Bay 2536

02 4275 4724

The South Coast Tenants Service provides free information and advice to tenants or residents in NSW

South Eastern Aboriginal Legal Service

Shop 8 Vulcan Centre, Vulcan Street, Moruya NSW 2537

02 4474 2400

The South Eastern Aboriginal Legal Service provides free legal advice and referral to Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders.

Women’s Legal Services NSW

8745 6900 or 1800 801 501

Provides free legal assistance for women. Includes telephone advice and referrals, face to face services, community legal education session, publications and advocacy.

Libraries

Service

Phone Number

Description

Batemans Bay

Hanging Rock Complex, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

02 4472 5850

Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday 9.30am – 12pm
Sunday Closed

Internet access, audio visual and book loans and access to community information.

Moruya

Vulcan Street, Moruya NSW 2537

4474 1333

Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday 9.30am – 12pm
Sunday Closed

Internet access, audio visual and book loans and access to community information.

Narooma

Field Street, Narooma NSW 2546

4476 1164

Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday 9.30am – 12pm
Sunday Closed

Internet access, audio visual and book loans and access to community information.

Mental Health

Service

Phone Number

Description

Headspace

98 Monaro Street, Queanbeyan, NSW 2620

02 6298 0300

The national youth mental health foundation dedicated to improving the wellbeing of young Australians

Email: Headspace

Mental Health Information Service

Level 5, 80 William Street, East Sydney NSW, Woolloomooloo

1300 794 991

Promotes mental health issues to the community. Coordinates National Mental Health Week for NSW. Operates the mental health Information Service which provides information about mental illnesses and details on services and support groups within NSW for people with mental health issues.

Specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service – Southern NSW Local Health District, Batemans Bay, Moruya & Narooma

Moruya Community Health, 10 River Street, Moruya  NSW 2537

1800 011 511

24 Hour Mental Health Referal & Help Line

Provide comprehensive specialist mental health assessment, treatment and intervention for children, young people (up to the age of 18), and their families experiencing serious mental health difficulties including severe depression, severe anxiety and psychotic illnesses and related concerns. It is important to discuss a referral to CAMHS with your GP, School Counsellor or Paediatrician in the first instance..

Reachout.com

8029 7777

Works directly with young people aged 14 – 25 years to deliver innovative, technology and evidence based programs which prevent youth suicide and promote young people’s mental health and wellbeing

Peak Youth Bodies

Service

Phone Number

Description

Australian Youth Affairs Coalition (AYAC)

Katie Acheson

(02) 8354 3702

AYAC is the national peak body for youth affairs, representing young people and the youth sector in Australia. AYAC aims for an Australia where young people are valued and recognised for the contribution they make now, and supported by a well-resourced and unified youth services sector.

Yfoundations

Level 1, 619 Elizabeth Street, Redfern NSW 2016

(02) 8306 7900 or 180 424 830

Yfoundations is a peak body that seeks to end youth homelessness. They provide support to youth workers and the sector through training, policy and structural advocacy, research and sector development and raising community awareness.

Youth Action and Policy Association (YAPA) NSW

Suite 401, level 4, 52-58 William Street Wooloomooloo NSW, 2011

(02) 8354 3700

(02) 8569 2017

To assist young people in NSW to achieve more socially equitable status in terms of Government decisions/actions and access to social resources. Some activities include training, publications and conferences.

Youth Centres and Groups

Service

Phone Number

Description

Batemans Bay Youth Café

Community Centre, Museum Place, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

02 4472 9156

Drop in centre for any youth aged 12 – 17. A safe, fun place for youth to socialise, enjoy activities, engage in educational and fun workshops, reach other local welfare and youth networks.

Open every Wednesday and Thursday from 3.30pm – 7pm and Fridays from 3.30pm – 9pm.

Campbell Page Community Learning Hub

1 Museum Place, Batemans Bay NSW 2536

02 4475 3700

A place for young people to access youth services to employment, education and personal support.

Open 3pm to 5pm Wednesdays.

Narooma Youth Café

Field Street, Narooma NSW 2546

02 4476 5720

Drop in centre for any youth aged 12 – 17. A safe fun place for youth to socialise, enjoy activities, engage in educational and fun workshops, reach other local welfare and youth networks.

Open every Wednesday and Thursday from 3.30pm – 7pm and Fridays from 3.30pm – 9pm.

Websites

Australian Government Drugs Campaign

The Australian Government’s National Drugs Campaign aims to reduce young Australian’s desire to use illicit drugs by providing information about the potential negative consequences of drug use

Foundation for Young Australians

A national, independent, non-profit organisation. Our mission is to improve the way young people learn, the way they live and the way they lead.

Kids Helpline

A free, Australian, confidential and anonymous, online counselling service for young people aged 5 – 25.

Like It Is

A web based service that provides information on question youth are frequently dealing with in relation to sex, peer pressure and puberty.

NSW Government

Gateway to information and services in NSW

ReachOut Australia

A web-based service that inspires young people (14 – 25) to help themselves through tough times, and find way to boost their own mental health and wellbeing. By Building skills and providing information, support and referrals, they aim to improve young people’s mental health and wellbeing.

Yfoundations

Yfoundations is a peak body that seeks to end youth homelessness. Provide support to youth workers and the sector through training, policy and structural advocacy, research and sector development and raising community awareness.

Youth Beyondblue

Offers online support and advice for young people experiencing depression.

Youth NSW

A portal to a range of useful information for young people.