Wyndham Services

 

Name of Organisation

Phone number

Legal Services

Western Community Legal Centre

Free legal assistance for individuals who live, work or study in the City of Wyndham. WLS provides a range of legal services including legal information, advice and casework, community legal education, law reform, advocacy and community projects.

9749 7720
Wyndham Legal Service

The Wyndham Legal Service is a free community legal centre, offering legal advice and assistance to people who live, work and study in the City of Wyndham.

9741 0198
Women’s Legal Service VIC

WLSV provides free legal information, advice, referrals and representation to women in Victoria. They specialise in issues arising from relationship breakdown and violence against women.

9269 0120

 

1800 133 302

Alcohol and drug Support services

Alcoholics Anonymous Victoria

AA is a group of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

0413 277 824

 

0407 659 382

Al-Anon Family Groups

Al-Anon helps families and friends of alcoholics recover from the effects of living with someone whose drinking is a problem. They have a teen program too.

9629 8900
Anglicare

We provide a community-based response to problem alcohol and drug use, and support for people experiencing drug and alcohol issues.

9731 2500
ISIS Primary Care

ISIS Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Service provides community based treatment services to people over the age of 16 years whose lives are affected by alcohol and other drugs directly, and their parents, partners and other family members.

9296 1228
Josephs Corner

Aims to provide support to families in stress and crisis – to enable families to cope and manage their difficult situation.

9315 2680
Wyndham Clinic – Drug & Alcohol Services

WC deliver a 28 day in-patient, abstinence-focused Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program. They also offer a 10 week (half day per week) out-patient program delivered by experienced therapists in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

9731 6646
Headspace

National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds, along with assistance in promoting young peoples’ wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services

8001 2366
Stepping Up

We provide evidence-based treatment for clients with complex combinations of substance misuse and co-occuring mental health, family/relationships, employment and legal issues. The services are carefully tailored to support identified treatment goals in a caring and supportive environment.

1800 888 236
Family drug help

Offers a state-wide 24-hour helpline available for immediate and ongoing support, the ARC program is a six-week family education course to learn skills and strategies in coping with a loved one’s addiction.

There are support groups available across Victoria. Family Counselling is available and provides a supportive environment to help families develop their relationship by building upon their skills and strengths. The Break Through program provides ice education for families and the community.

1300 660 068
Drummond Street

The Youth Support and Advocacy Service offers a range of programs for 12-21 year olds who have problems with alcohol and drugs, legal matters, primary and mental health, homelessness, sexual abuse and family breakdown.

9663 6733
Odyssey House Victoria

OH offers community-based treatment and support services to address alcohol and other drug problems, along with any associated mental health, vocational, health, relationship and family issues. Programs include: reduction of the impact of substance use, Relapse prevention, increasing social involvement, Mental health and well-being, Education on withdrawal and cravings, Coping techniques, Improving relationships, Housing, Employment, Help for young people, Parenting and caring for children, trauma, Family Support.

9420 7600 addiction

 

9420 7610 rehabilitation

Financial Services

Anglicare

Anglicare can support clients by helping them apply for a Utility Relief Grant to assist with reducing gas/electricity and water bills, provide information on No Interest Loans, Arrange Centrepay deductions for help with paying bills, assist with budgets.

9731 2500
ISIS Primary Care

ISIS financial counselling service can assess your financial situation, including credit and debt related matters, give you information about your specific needs, work out realistic payment plans for your debts, negotiate with credit providers for you, help you to apply for hardship consideration for your debts.

9296 1234
Salvation Army

Can provide emergency relief with material or financial assistance and/or financial counselling.

9312 5424

Counselling – Telephone Support

Life line

A service is staffed by trained volunteer telephone counsellors who are ready to take calls 24-hour a day, any day of the week from anywhere in Australia.

13 11 14
Suicide line

Suicide Line is a 24/7 telephone counselling service offering professional support to people at risk of suicide, people concerned about someone else’s risk of suicide, and people bereaved by suicide.

1300 651 251
Family Drug help line

Family Drug Help (FDH) provides a specialist service to support family members and friends who are concerned about a loved one’s alcohol and other drug use.

9573 1702
Victorian Drug Services

VDS can offer counselling and support, withdrawal services, methadone and other pharmacotherapies information & referrals, rehabilitation and post-withdrawal, services for families, services for aboriginal communities, services for young people.

1800 888 236
Gamblers help

The gamblers helpline offers counselling and a referral service for assistance with relationships, depression & anxiety, stress management, alcohol and substance use.

1800 858 858

9296 1234

Beyond Blue

A service for support with depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts. Telephone service 24/7 7 days a week.

1300 224 636
Headspace

National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds, along with assistance in promoting young peoples’ wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services.

8001 2366

Counselling

Family Consultations

Service entry point for families affected by mental illness, aiming to link the family with support services specific to their needs.

8102 7900
ISIS Primary Care

Alcohol and Other Drugs counselling, Problem Gambling counselling, Financial Counselling and access to allied Health services.

8734 1400
Drummond Street

Queerspace is a mental health and wellbeing focused service for LGBTIQ communities. Through queerspace, you can access information, check out our research, and get help and support in a safe, supportive and non-judgmental space. There is also a Family Mental Health Support Service which offers short term support and counselling.

9663 6733
Caroline Chisholm

Offers pregnancy counselling and support throughout pregnancy, family support and counselling for pregnancy loss.

9361 7000
Lifeworks Relationship Counselling & Education Services

Provides programs to strengthen relationships through: individual programs, couples programs, pre-marriage programs, parenting programs, men’s programs and women’s program.

9974 3200
Kardinya Counselling

Offers marriage counselling and couples coaching/therapy.

0412 102 562
Hopscotch & Harmony Psychology

Provides support with ASD, child and adolescent counselling, parenting support and assessments.

9741 5222

Housing

Salvation Army

Assists people who are homeless, or those at risk of homelessness in the LGA’s of Brimbank, Melton and surrounding areas in the West Division of the Victorian Department of Human Services.

9312 5424
Anglicare

Can help connecting individuals with other services including drug & alcohol, housing and medical.

9731 2500
Uniting Care Werribee Support & Housing

Uniting Care Werribee Support and Housing offers housing support services to people who live in, or are connected to, the municipality of Wyndham. Programs include – family crisis program, family program, single adult program.

9742 6452
Yarra community housing

Develops and manages affordable rental housing options for people on low income including families. YCH has a particular focus on providing support to people who have been homeless and experience high levels of disadvantage.

8744 2100

Violence or sexual assault

Western Region Centre Against Sexual Assault

Provides counselling services, body-based therapy (shiatsu, yoga) & support groups.

9687 5811
CASA House

Can provide information on: their rights, the services available to them, the options available to them, support in making informed decisions and advocacy in implementing their decisions.

9687 5811
1800 RESPECT

A confidential telephone counselling service for Australians who have experienced or are at risk of physical or sexual violence. It is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week over the phone.

Gatehouse

Gatehouse Centre is a department of the Royal Children’s Hospital.It is a Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA) that provides assessment, treatment and advocacy services for children.

9345 6391
Women’s health west

WHW promotes women’s health, safety and wellbeing across three key areas – sexual and reproductive health, mental health, and prevention of violence and discrimination. The family violence service provides women and children with the range of services they require while in crisis – such as court support, crisis housing and case management.

9689 9588

Child and family

Tweedle Child and Family Health Service

Tweddle offers interventions to infants, children and their families to promote the restoration of health and wellbeing where there is distress and disruption in the infant-parent relationship.

9689 1577
Berry Street

Offers support for families, family violence, foster & kinship care, residential care, counselling, & youth services.

9429 9266
Drummond Street

Drummond Street offers programs in the following: forming new relationships, keeping relationships strong, support for new parents, becoming a step family, raising school aged kids, working with young people, caring for elderly parents.

9663 6733
Baptcare

Offers support in home help, retirement living, residential aged care, disability services, family, youth and foster care.

9831 7222
Caroline Chisholm

Caroline Chisholm offers family services program, counselling group work, homelessness support.

9361 7000
Mackillop Family Services

Offers education services, disability services, family & relationship services & youth services.

9699 9177
Catholic Care

Catholic Care offers education and school services, family and relationship services, refugee & asylum seeker services.

5434 1300
Creative Steps

Creative steps provides specialized group programs and individual therapy for children. They include speech pathology, occupational therapy, psychology, and educational support.

9731 0069

Other

Mind Australia

Offers services in:  information and advice, personalised (outreach) support services, residential services, dual disability residential services, family and carer services, group support services, care coordination services, psychological services and youth services.

8102 7900
Foundation House

Foundation House provides services to advance the health, wellbeing and human rights of people of refugee backgrounds in Victoria who have experienced torture and other traumatic events in their country of origin or while fleeing those countries.

9389 8981