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Support services for families and young people

Adults Supporting Kids (ASK)

A self-service website for adults concerned about the safety or wellbeing of a child, young person, or family.

Find resources and services in your area, use the self-service Just ASK tool, or seek help through Chat (9:00 am to 5:00 pm weekdays).

Metropolitan Youth Health Service (MyHealth)
Provides free health services and programs to young people aged 12–25 years across metropolitan Adelaide. Please contact your local Metropolitan Youth Health site for information on opening hours and services, or to make an appointment.

Talking Realities Young Parenting Program and Indigenous Young Parents Program
For young people aged under 25 years who are pregnant or parenting. 
Westwood Health Centre, Unit 1, 40–44 Trafford Street, Angle Park.
Phone 8243 5637

Metropolitan Aboriginal Youth and Family Services (MAYFS)
MAYFS works closely with Aboriginal young people who have had contact with the youth justice system within metropolitan Adelaide.
Phone 1800 NUKKIN (1800 685 546)

Breathing Space (Centacare SA)
Culturally responsive support service for Indigenous women under the age of 25 years who have had a child or children removed from their care.
Phone 8159 1700

Korna Winmil Yunti
The Stronger Safer Families Outreach Hubs are a culturally appropriate service to address and reduce family violence and improve the safety of women and children in the home.
Phone 8377 7822

Relationships Australia SA
Support for parents and caregivers in nurturing children’s development and wellbeing.
Phone 1300 364 277
Country callers phone 1800 182 325

Uniting Communities (Adelaide)
Family and homelessness support, counselling, financial aid, and legal services.
Phone 1800 615 677

Uniting Care Wesley Bowden
Child, family and specialist services, financial aid, homelessness services and emergency help.
Phone 8245 7100

Uniting SA
Mental health support, employment services, aged and disability care, homelessness services and emergency help. 
Phone 8440 2200

Uniting Care Wesley Country SA (Port Pirie)
Uniting Country SA provides services to families, single adults and children, who are experiencing difficulties such as domestic violence, disability, mental health issues, financial distress, homelessness, and family breakdown in country SA.
Phone 8633 8600

Relationship support services, children’s services, counselling, disability services, domestic violence, drug and alcohol services, pregnancy support, foster care, youth homelessness and community services.
Phone 8215 6700

Anglicare SA
Youth and family support, disability services, financial and gambling support, foster care, retirement living, homelessness services and emergency help.
Phone 8305 9200

Mission Australia
Family support, mental health support, counselling, disability support, employment and training, homelessness services.
Phone 8218 2800

Provided by:
Department of Human Services
Last Updated:
02 Mar 2021
Printed on:
03 Oct 2023
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