Support Agencies

Please Note – This is not a comprehensive list but a small sample of resources available. Not all the views expressed in these websites (or the views of the organisations involved) are the views of Shore School or the Chaplaincy team.

If you would like to talk about particular questions/ issues contact the Community Chaplain - 02 9900-4753

Helplines

  • Kids Help Line (Free Call) - 1800 55 1800
  • Lifeline - 13 11 14
  • Mental Health (24 hour) - 1300 302 980
  • Reachout - www.reachout.com.au

 

Depression, Anxiety, Suicide -

  • The BlackDog Institute
    www.blackdoginstitute.org.au
    Business Hours: MON-FRI 9am-5pm
    Reception/Deliveries/General Information: (02) 9382 4530
    Community/Consumer Enquiries: (02) 9382 4523

 

Families and Parenting

  • Focus on the Family
    An organisation that has books, resources and courses about many aspects of family life. It is produced from a Christian perspective.
    www.families.org.au
  • Andrew Fuller’s Website
    www.andrewfuller.com.au/index.php?Do=ContentView&pageno=100

 

Alcohol

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
    www.aa.org.au/
  • Report - ‘Parenting influences on Adolescent Alcohol Use’ (2004)
    www.aifs.gov.au/institute/pubs/resreport10/main.html
  • Odyssey House
  • www.odysseyhouse.com.au

Drugs

 

Internet filters

 

Other Links / Resources -

  • Information about Therapy
    www.4therapy.com/consumer/