Women's and Children's Health Network
Wellness Resources for Children and Young Adults
Activities and Education
Mental Health services and support
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service
The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) is a free community-based mental health service provided through SA Health's Women's and Children's Health Network. CAMHS provide mental health services to infants, children, adolescents and perinatal women across South Australia.
Kids Helpline is a free, private and confidential 24/7 phone and online counselling service for young people aged 5 to 25 as well as parents.
Headspace helps young Australians between 12 to 25 years of age with mental health, physical health, and managing work and study.
Mend A Friend
A site set up for tertiary students where they can get useful information about how to help a friend in distress and also ideas about what to do for themselves. There are lots of resources that would be helpful to others.
Free professional telephone and online counselling 24 hours a day, seven days a week for people 15 years and older living or working in regional South Australia.
When the Cowpat hits the Windmill
This special publication focuses on how to stay mentally fit while on placement or working rurally. It contains tips on ways to maintain good mental health, how to adjust to life in a new town and a helpful checklist when preparing to go on placement. There is also a comprehensive list of contacts for national helplines and university support services.
last modified: 23 Apr 2020