Local Support

If you are needing support for your mental health, there are a variety of options in our local community for you to access;

  • Your general practitioner (GP) is a great first port of call regarding getting some support for your mental health. They are able to create a mental health care plan that enables you to access therapy at headspace for free (if you are under 25), or a private therapist with a medicare rebate.
  • Our local headspace centre is at 36 Station Rd, Margaret River. Headspace supports young people 12 – 25yrs with mild to moderate mental health concerns and/or substance use issues, and their family and friends. You can just call or walk into the centre for more information on 6164 0680.
  • Our Community Mental Health Clinic is located at 3/18 Fearn Avenue, Margaret River. The clinic supports people experiencing moderate to severe mental illness, and their families and friends. You can just call or walk into the centre for more information on 9757 3547.
  • For those who are attending school, your school counsellor or psychologist is available to provide mental health support to you during school hours.
  • Mindful Margaret River is an organisation that helps promote mental health and wellbeing in our local community and helps to link people to relevant support services. They can found at https://mindfulmargaretriver.org.au

The following numbers are available 24/7, so they are helpful if you need support outside of business hours;

Lifeline13 11 14
1800 Respect1800 737 732
MensLine Australia1300 789 978
Kids Helpline1800 551 800
Beyond Blue1300 224 636
Qlife1800 184 527
13YARN Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander crisis support line13 92 76
Blue Knot Foundation Helpline1300 657 380