Life issues

Applications open to join our Family and Friends Reference Group

04 Apr 2019
If you are a parent or carer of a young person experiencing mental health problems, we welcome you to apply for a position on our Family and Friends Reference Group. See our flyer for more details! Applications close on 26th April.

Are you a parent or carer? WANT TO HELP headspace MAKE A DIFFERENCE?


Applications are now open for the:

headspace Canberra and Queanbeyan

Friends and Family Reference Group

Do you currently support or have supported young people aged 12-25 with mental health issues? Do you want to assist our centres in maintaining a youth focused approach?

The purposes of this Friends and Family group are:

  • Contribute to the quality improvement and evaluation of our centres
  • Reduce the stigma surrounding mental health and encourage early help seeking
  • To improve the knowledge of where to access youth specific information
  • To guide, direct and develop initiatives which address the needs of young people in our community
  • To create partnerships with local organisations and members of the community

You don’t have to be currently supporting a young person engaged with headspace to be part of this group! Get involved!

Ask for application pack today at



Applications close 26th April 2019.