TTC Taster Day 2-31 7 2015

Useful Links


Australian Apprenticeships
Australian Apprenticeships Support (VECCI)
MEGT (Australia)
Sarina Russo

AFL Arts
AFL Sports
Australian Brick & Block Laying
Group Training Organisational
MEGT (Australia)
NECA Education &

Apprenticeship Aptitude Quiz
Federation University
NECA Education &
Victoria University

Brimbank City Council Youth
Career Development Association of
Department of Human Services (Victoria)
Disabilityconnections (Victoria)
Good Careers
Melton City Council Libraries &
Melton City Council Youth
Metro Access Officer (disability) Brimbank City
Metro Access Officer (disability) Melton City
National Disability Coordination Officer (Western Melbourne C/-Deakin University)
National Insurance Disability
Planning a career with your
Victoria University-Disability Support at
Willing and Able Mentoring

Centrelink-Students & Traineeswww.humanservices/students

Youth Services Links

Brimbank City Council Youth Services website-

Melton City Council Youth Services website -

School Focused Youth Services website -

YSAS (Youth Support & Advocacy Service)

YSAS is a leading youth health not-for-profit agency that enables young people experiencing serious disadvantage to access resources and support they require to lead healthy & fulfilling lives.

223-225 Hampshire Rd Sunshine Vic 3020 Phone: (03) 8080 8040 Fax: (03) 8080 8039 PO Box 333 Sunshine Vic 3020

Visy Cares Hub

Visy Cares Hub is a one-stop shop offering a diverse range of services to young people between the ages of 12 and 25 years.  Operating under the one roof the Hub aims to reduce travel to multiple destinations and provide a seamless service that meets young people's needs in the Western suburbs of Melbourne.  Visy Cares Hub is managed by Youth Junction Inc.  Visit the Youth Junction website:


Within the Visy Cares Hub there are several different services that all assist young people.  If there is a need that cannot be met within the Hub then referrals can be generated to appropriate services.  The agencies that are currently residing within the Visy Cares Hub are:

Visy Cares Hub based organisations
Ardoch FoundationProvides programs to help support young people in accessing education and develop much needed skills to assist with finishing school Also provides programs that target youth wellbeing - ensuring young people are mentally, physically and emotionally healthyPh:9091-8211
Ardoch Youth Foundation
Brimbank Youth ServicesBYS works with young people aged between 12-25 years who live, work, study or recreate in Brimbank. BYS offer support to young people in order to help them participate in education, employment, promote health and wellbeing, as well as offer numerous after hours programs, event and outingsPh: 9249 4110
Brimbank Youth Services
Centre For Multicultural YouthCMY supports young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds build better lives in Australia. CMY provides numerous support services and programs that assist young people with employment, education, leadership opportunities, mental health support and more. CMY ensure young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds have every opportunity to succeed in AustraliaPh: 9091-8200
Centre For Multicultural Youth
headspace Sunshineheadspace Sunshine helps young people aged 12-25 years who are going through a tough time. They provide health advice, support and information as well as offer services for general health, mental health and counselling, education, employment and alcohol and other drug servicesPh: 9927 6222
Headspace Sunshine
Inclusion MelbourneProvides personalised support for people with an intellectual disability. Inclusion aims to provide services and activities that are held within the community in order for their clients to build real friendships and develop a connection with the communityPh: 9091 8270
Inclusion Melbourne
Melbourne AcademyMelbourne Academy in Sunshine provides an alternative learning environment for young people who may be disconnected from school. The Melbourne Academy provides a relaxed learning environment that provides flexible schooling hours and supports students by offering social and education support services where needed. Intermediate and Senior VCAL are available. Also provides opportunities for students to complete a Certificate in Community Services. Ph: 9091 8210
Melbourne City Mission
Orygen Youth HealthOYH is a mental health organisation that works with young people aged 12-25 with mental health issues who live within the Western Suburbs of Melbourne. Orygen provides young people with access to high quality clinical mental health services, conduct research projects to develop better treatments and services, and support communities to better respond to mental health in young people via public education and service developmentPh: 9927 6200
Orygen Youth Health
West JusticeProvides legal guidance, support and advice to all young people between the ages of 15-25 with legal concerns and questions from across the Western region of Melbourne.
Check for opening hours.
Ph: 9091 8237
West Justice
The Youth Junction IncThe Youth Junction Inc manages the Visy Cares Hub in Sunshine, as well as provide numerous services for young people. These services include crime prevention, social justice, education, employment, planning and running events for young people, youth leadership, and general drop-in and supportPh: 9091 8200
The Youth Junction Inc
YouthNowYouthNow is a not-for-profit organisation that specialise in providing career and school transition services for young people. Established in 1997, YouthNow have been providing expertise to businesses, schools, young people and community groups for 16 years. Fee applicable.\Ph: 8311-5800
YSASYouth Support and Advocacy Service is a leading not-for-profit agency that targets young people who are experiencing drug and/or alcohol addiction, mental illness or isolation, and enable them to take control of their health and wellbeing.Ph: 9091-8200 or
Freecall 1800 014 446

headspace Melton

Level 1/16 Brooklyn Road, Melton South (above the Op Shop in the Melton South Coles shopping area). (03) 8065-5600 Headspace Melton

  • Headspace Melton is a safe, non-judgemental and welcoming community for young people aged 12-25, their families and others who are important to them.  The headspace Melton team includes people from a range of organisations and are available to help young people cope with life's challenges.
  • Whether you want to chat about mental health or other general issues, get back into work or study, see a doctor, are struggling to find a place to live, or would like to reduce your alcohol or drug use, headspace can assist.  Drop in or call, during opening hours for a chat to work out what to do next.  You can also ask someone you trust to talk to us and you don't have to live in Melton to come and see us.
  • Services are free and easily accessible.
  • Monday & Thursday - 9:00am to 7:00pm
  • Tuesday  & Wednesday - 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Friday - 9:00am to 6:00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: closed



My Future Website

myfuture is Australia's national career information and exploration service that helps individuals make career decisions, plan career pathways and manage work transitions.  This online service is publically available for all students, young people and adults.