Youth Services

School Focused Youth

The aim of this initiative is to support the engagement and re-engagement of at risk young people in learning to further their education.

This is achieved through a partnership approach between schools and community agencies that utilises a range of strategies to address identified needs, coordinate responses and support young people at risk to engage or reengage in learning. The target group is young people aged 10 to 18years.

For more information, please contact:

School Focused Youth Service Coordinator on 5155 8300 

Youth Homelessness : Support for young people

If you’re aged from 12 to 25 years old, and homeless or at risk of homelessness, we can help you.

Reconnect services provide a range of supports to young people aged between 12 and 18.
We can help you to:

Creating Connections supports people aged between 15 and 25 years of age.
We may be able to help you with:

For more information, please contact:

School Focused Youth Service Coordinator on 5155 8300 

Assessment and Response

When you contact us about our social support and counselling services, or are referred to us, the first person you talk to is usually part of our assessment and response team. They will:

  • take or confirm your contact details
  • talk to you about, and assess, your needs
  • give you information about our services and your rights and responsibilities as a client of GLCH
  • organise an appointment for you or arrange for a service to contact you
  • provide information and referral to services outside of GLCH as necessary
  • provide assistance to meet any immediate need

For more information contact: 5155 8300

Youth Justice Community Support :
Community Support Program

The Youth Justice Community Support Service works with young people who have been detained or who have been charged with a criminal offence.

We can provide:

This service works in partnership with the Department of Human Services (DHS) Youth Justice Program.  You need to be case managed by a DHS youth justice worker to access this service.

Services are provided to clients throughout East Gippsland.

For more information please contact: Your DHS Youth Justice Case Manager