Support Services

We all need support from time to time.

We are here to help; but we recognise that people experiencing hardship need more than just practical assistance. Here you will find a list of helpful community resources for specialised care and after hours services.

 

In an emergency, call 000

 

Telephone and Online Services

Lifeline

13 11 14

Crisis support, suicide prevention and mental health support services

 

Beyond Blue

1300 224 636

Depression, anxiety and related disorders

A dedicated COVID support service is also available

 

Salvation Army Crisis Accomodation Information Line

1800 627 727

 

Ask Izzy

Online support services information

 

Housing

Launch Housing

03 9556 5777

Emergency accomodation services in Cheltenham

 

Salvation Army Crisis Services

1800 825 955

Crisis and support services in Frankston and Rosebud

 

Community Information and Support Services

BayCISS

03 9555 6560

Emergency relief, information, financial assistance and legal advice in Bayside

 

Mentone Community Assistance & Information Bureau

03 9583 2436

Material aid including vouchers, counselling and legal advice

 

Chelsea Community Support Services

03 9772 8939

Emergency relief, counselling, financial and legal advice

 

Local Services

Emergency Resources

Food parcels available every Wednesday at Christchurch Dingley

 

Echo Community Support

Food parcels and support every Tuesday by appointment

 

Make A Difference Dingley Village

Food parcels, vouchers, bill assistance and financial counselling

 

Chelsea CareWorks

Breakfast, food parcels and laundry services every Wednesday

 

Pantry 5000

Food Parcels every Wednesday at St Aiden’s centre Carrum

 

Family Violence

The Orange Door