Life is pretty confusing right now. The world is going through some big changes, and young people are coming up against some big new challenges to go with it. If you're facing problems and aren't sure where to start, we've put together this guide of what types of assistance are available for young people in Greater Bendigo.
I need help. Where can I go for support?
From housing and family violence to legal help, health information, education, and business, there are many resources available to help. You can find some useful resources at the links below (these will be updated and expanded over time):
- Food relief
- Community support
- Financial assistance
- Rental relief
- Mental health: there are lots of places for support with mental health where you can seek help anonymously or find resources to help yourself or a friend. Some of the best places to start are:
headspace (online resources or the Bendigo branch)
If you or someone else is in immediate danger, call 000.
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