The youth team is a specialist service that provides support for young people aged 12-24 years who need help with drug and alcohol use. The team is flexible and responsive to the young person’s needs and provides services such as drug and alcohol assessment, counselling and case management. The youth team also works with services such as housing, medical, mental health services, education providers and any other services that help support the young person.
Youth team staff are located within community health centres and services across the area (St Marys, Penrith, Headspace Penrith) as well as the Centre of Addiction Medicine - Nepean Hospital. The youth team also provides outreach and support.
Monday, 16 January 2017 3:56:02 PM