Personal Helpers and Mentors Program (PHaMs)
Managed by EACH, this program is available to eligible people aged 16 and over.
If you are experiencing depression, post-traumatic stress, anxiety, isolation or other mental health issue, a personal helper/mentor may be able to help you get back on track, get connected, cope with everyday tasks, access community services and achieve goals to improve your life.
> Website for more information on the PHaM program and, to see if you are eligible to benefit from this program, contact Yarra Ranges PHaMs on 9735 7900.
If their books are full, you may go on a waiting list, or ask for details of the Maroondah and Knox PHaMs providers who also service this area.
Paying Attention to Self (PATS)
Managed by Yarra Ranges Council Youth Services in partnership with Uniting Care Community Options. This is a no-cost peer support group for young people aged 12 – 18 who have a parent with mental illness.
Traction is managed by Yarra Ranges Council Youth Services. This is a free peer support group for young adults aged 16 - 25 who have experienced issues with mental health.
Contact Youth Services
Ph 9294 6716
Local GP Clinics
Valley Primary Health Centre
1 Symonds Street, Yarra Glen
Ph 9730 2536
The clinic offers a range of general practice and allied health services, as well as housing a Dorevitch pathology lab.
Lilydale Medical Centre
Cnr Anderson and Main Streets, Lilydale
Ph 9735 7777
This clinic offers a range of general, specialist and allied health services, as well as housing a Healthscope pathology lab, café, pharmacy and dentistry centre.
Healesville Medical Centre
34 Symons St, Healesville
Ph 5962 4379
This clinic offers general medical, including after hours, service.
Healesville 377 Maroondah Highway, 5962 4300
Maroondah 1-15 Mt Dandenong Road, Ringwood East, 9871 3333
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