Are you concerned about a loved one's substance use? 

The Youth Drug and Alcohol Counselling program provides individual counselling for young people (12-25) with an alcohol and/or drug dependency, as well as education for young people and their families.

One to two-hour educational sessions are available to assist families recognising an emerging issue of substance use in their family.

This program is part of the Eastern Drug and Alcohol Service, a consortium of three Community Health Services in the Eastern Region: EACH, Link Health & Community and Access Health & Community. 

The Youth Drug and Alcohol Counselling program is available to people living in the following areas of Melbourne:

  • Outer East: Yarra Ranges
  • Eastern: Knox and Maroondah 
  • Inner East: Whitehorse, Boroondara, Manningham and Monash

This program offers:

  • ​Drug and Alcohol Counselling
  • Recognition education program for families
  • Outreach Support - we come to you
  • Relapse Prevention Strategies
  • Harm Minimisation
  • Guidance and Support

Who can access this program?

This program supports young people and their families living in the areas listed above.

What does it cost?

This program is free.

When can this program be accessed?

This program can be accessed Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Some after hours appointments available.

How can you access this program?

For more information please contact us on 1300 007 873 or 1300 003 224.

Groups and Programs:

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