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Youth support

If you're between the ages of 10 and 25 and live in Glen Eira, we can put you in touch with youth workers and support services.

On this page

Connect with a youth worker

You can have a free and confidential meeting with one of our qualified youth workers. 

We offer targeted goal setting sessions to help with:

  • managing school stress
  • relationship challenges
  • budgeting
  • finding a job or course to help you get a job
  • identifying opportunities for social connection.

Find a youth service

Our Youth Services team can assist you with referrals to specialised local services to help you out with:

  • drug and alcohol issues
  • jobs and education
  • money problems
  • relationship issues
  • parenting challenges
  • housing
  • domestic and family violence
  • mental health.

We can also provide interim support until these longer-term supports are established.

Please note: young people under the age of 18 years require parental consent to access these services.

Phone

Call 03 9524 3676 to book a meeting.

In person

Bentleigh Library and Youth Hub
161 Jasper Road, Bentleigh

Opening hours:

  • Monday to Thursday, 1pm to 6pm 
  • Friday, 1pm to 5pm

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