Helps young people 13-24 years in the North Metro area who are hurting from abuse or neglect, suffering from substance misuse and addiction, who are having trouble with relationships or homeless and those with depression, anger, self-harm or suicidal ideation.
- Phone (08) 92274300 (Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm) or 1300 362 569 (local call rates from landlines)
Wadjak Northside Aboriginal Resource Centre
Empowers Indigenous people to support each other in living healthy, culturally rich lives with access to education and employment opportunities. Runs weekly groups suitable for Aboriginal young people in Balga
Offers counselling, education and advocacy to young Western Australian’s who are experiencing mental health issues. Has locations in Joondalup and Burswood.
Free and confidential service for people aged 12 - 25 offering support for mental health, drug and alcohol issues, physical and sexual health and help with work and study matters. Services in Osborne Park and Joondalup
Drug and Alcohol Youth Services (DAYS)
A free and confidential service for those aged 12 - 21 who require assistance with drug and alcohol issues. Provides a range of treatment and support services.
Support service for young people whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking.
Aboriginal Legal Service Youth Engagement Program
Helps young people appearing in Perth Children’s Court by providing support and referrals to improve their mental health and wellbeing. Can assist with accommodation, education and training, substance abuse, health, finances, and family issues.
Wungening Aboriginal Corporation (formerly Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug Service)
Provides culturally secure and holistic programs and strategies that inform, educate, and address the harmful effects of alcohol, drugs, and other substances on individuals, families and communities and strengthen the mind and body, and heal the spirit. Has services for 8–25-year-olds.
Balga Detached Youth Work Project
Provides information, support, advocacy, referral, and case management to young people experiencing substance use issues, mental health issues or finding work.
DAWN Youth Project
Helps those aged 12 - 25 requiring support for alcohol and other drug issues.
WAAC - Western Australian Aids Council (pronounced whack)
Provides sexual health, mental health, support services and education. Services are sensitive and responsive to the needs of diverse communities.
Centrecare Youth Support Service (CYSS)
Located in Joondalup can help young people 12-18 years with substance issues, mental health concerns, legal matters and health and fitness.
Perth Inner City Youth Service
Provides medium to long tern supported accommodation in West Leederville and West Perth for young people 16-25 years who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Housing Support: North Metro
Supports individuals who are exiting homelessness services but who still require additional support. Can assist with finding stable accommodation, working through personal issues such as substance use, mental health, and wellbeing.
Youth Futures Joondalup
Can assist those ages up to 24 years with emergency relief, crisis accommodation and alcohol and other drug issues.
Next Step Drug and Alcohol Service
Provides treatment and services for people of all ages who are experiencing problems due to alcohol and other drug use.
Provides support and case management to young people under the age of 18 in the Perth metro area. Operates the YARS programme on Friday and Saturday nights 9pm - 5am in Northbridge.
SHIFT Youth A&OD Outreach Service
Provides help to people aged 12 - 25 years in the Perth Metro area who are experiencing substance use and/or mental health issues.
Provides assistance to young people who are at risk from harm within the Perth Mero area. Has a range of services including outreach.