The youth website of Beyond Blue – information, resources, facts sheets for young people and parents about Depression and Anxiety, the most common mental health issues for young people.
Headspace national youth Mental Health foundation that helps young people (aged 12 – 25) who are going through a rough time. Telephone and online counselling available.
Reachout is an online youth mental health service run by the Inspire Foundation. It’s the perfect place to start if you’re not sure where to look. Information support and stories on everything from finding your motivation, through to getting through really tough times.
BitBack is a resources and information website for young people about positive mental health, also has a focus on mood disorders.
Orygen Youth Health (OYH) is a world-leading youth mental health organization based in Melbourne, Australia. Valuable youth mental health fact sheets.
Life Line is a crisis support and suicide prevention, counselling, information and stories website.
Kids Help Line - Free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.
itsallright.org Helps those dealing with mental illness in a family and knows it can be hard. Diaries of four teenagers based on real stories, factsheets and podcasts provide clear facts and information about this issue plus a Helpline that is available for advice
Moodgym - Cognitive Behaviour skills online program for preventing and dealing with depression.
Dear parents & community members,
Our 2019 school year has had a busy start. Thanks to all members of the College community for your support College at our well attended Meet the Mentor/Teacher Evening in Week 3 and of our recent Whole School Professional Development Day last week. Staff worked with visiting Senior Years Team curriculum officers and colleagues from other local schools to ensure their learning plans and associated assessment tasks supported students to optimise their engagement and achievement in Stage 2 / Year 12 courses. Professional learning from this day will flow through to Year 10 and Stage 1 courses.
Thanks also to parent support at our College Council AGM. Parents Tanya White, Lauren Winter and Tanya Becker were elected to Council, joining continuing members Liz Hay, Janette Gunner. Belinda Harding is the staff representative, Fred Richardson continues as Invited member with Student Representative Council members sharing the role of representing students at monthly Council meetings. The next meeting is Tuesday March from 5:30pm in the conference room – parents are welcome to attend Council meetings.
Tony Collins — Principal
- Mon 11 Mar VET Intensive Block Week for Year 10. No Year 10 classes operate during this week.
- Fri 12 April Last day of Term 1
- Tue 23 Apr Term 2 classes commence