headspace

Brookvale

Hours

  • Monday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Welcome to headspace Brookvale!

headspace provides face to face information, support and services to Young People aged 12 to 25 years old.

If you have any questions or would like to know more about how we can support you please contact us.

Hours

  • Monday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace Brookvale is operated by New Horizons Enterprises Ltd. All headspace centres are funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. Administration of funding is carried out by the headspace centre’s local Primary Health Network, in this case, Sydney North Primary Health Network.

Services

Mental Health Services

Mental health workers – which may include psychologists, psychiatrists, counsellors and other workers – that can help if you're just not feeling yourself.

Alcohol & Drug Services

Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with any alcohol or other drug issue. 

Youth Reference Group

A group of young people who help with events and some decision making at a centre. Ask your centre about getting involved.

Sexual Health Services

Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services. 

Work & Study Services

Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with work or study opportunities. 

Youth Programs

Centres have a range of programs and activities for young people. Just ask your centre what they have on. 

“As soon as I sought help, I suddenly realised that my anxiety was very treatable and that I wasn’t alone.”
- Charlie

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More information

Booking a School Presentation

headspace Brookvale offers presentations and workshops to schools and services who work with young people throughout the Northern Beaches. 

Our presentations are designed for young people aged 12- 15 years.  Presentation promote positive mental health and well-being and aim to encourage early help seeking behaviour among young people. 

To arrange a presentation at your school or service please complete the school presentation form and email it to headspace Brookvale.

headspacebrookvale@newhorizons.org.au

Discover Our Centre - OPEN DAY

You are invited to come and meet the team at headspace Brookvale as well as tour our fantastic Centre.

This is a great opportunity for young people, parents, carers, services and schools to discover and understand the process of headspace.

TUESDAY 30th OCTOBER

3pm till 6pm
No RSVP required, just turn up.

HOW TO MAKE A REFERRAL

Young People

If you are a young person seeking support at headspace Brookvale, you have a few options:

1. In person: visit the centre to speak to one of our intake workers.
2. Call our centre on 02 9937 6500 during business hours (Mon-Fri).
3. Complete the Self-Referral Form and either email or bring with you to your first appointment.

 

Family, Carers & Friends

Family, carers & friends are also welcome to refer on behalf of young people with their consent. You have a few options:

In person: visit the centre to speak to one of our intake workers.
Call our centre on 02 9937 6500 during business hours (Mon-Fri).

Service Providers

If you would like to refer a young person to headspace Brookvale and have their consent, please complete our Service Provider Referral Form. We ask that you provide as much detail and information as possible so we can determine suitability for headspace and the most appropriate treatment options. We will contact you regarding the outcome of your referral to headspace Brookvale

Service Provider Referral Form

Email
Please send completed form to: headspacebrookvale@newhorizons.org.au

Fax
Please fax completed form to 'intake' on 02 9938 3099

Getting to headspace Brookvale

headspace Brookvale is easily accessed by Public transport options with Warringah Shopping Centre Bus terminal located close by. 

BY BUS:

Warringah Mall bus stops are serviced by the following bus routes: 

Northern Beaches: 135, 145, 151, 188, 183, E88, 184, L88, E84, E89, L84, 190, E87, L90 and L87

Chatswood & Frenchs Forrest: 280 

BY CAR:

We are located directly across from the Warringah Mall Bunnings where there is a Westfield Shopping Centre Car park that offers 3 hours FREE parking. Please note that some car spaces are marked and not for public use. Disabled parking spaces are available.

ACCESS:
headspace Brookvale is an inclusive service that offers equal access. The centre can be accessed from two entries into Brookvale House, either from Cross St or from the Bunnings Car Park. We are located on level two of the building, which can be reached via the elevator or the staircase.

 Brookvale Door 3

Have you got your Medicare Card Handy? If not, no prob!

All of headspace Brookvale's services are free, you just need a Medicare card.

Most young people share a Medicare card with their family, but if you’re aged 15 or older, you can actually get your own Medicare card.

Getting Your Own Medicare Card

What you need to do:

  1. Download and complete this "Application to copy or transfer from one Medicare card to another form".

  2. Submit the above form at a Medicare or other Department of Health service centre and bring either your:
  • birth certificate

  • current driver’s licence

  • current passport

  • non commemorative marriage certificate

  • current Australian school or educational photo ID, or

  • proof of age card

To find your nearest service centre, follow this link here.

Our Team

The headspace Brookvale Team are:

  • Michael Cummings - Operations Manager

  • Ashley Kopp - Practice Manager

  • Angela Brown - Clinical Lead

  • Jessie Booth - Youth Access Clinician

  • Nicole Robinson - Youth Access Clinician

  • Hannah Geradts-Gill - Youth Access Clinician

  • Sarah Hogarth - Youth Care Coordinator

  • Sally Thompson - Community Engagement Coordinator

  • Madeleine Parker - Administration Coordinator

  • Meg Pollard - Reception 


Our Private Providers are :

Jo Wise - Psychologist

Dr Nicole Gouda - General Practitioner

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