Support Services - Bayside Community Care
Support Services

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


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



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


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