Huon Valley Council, Tasmania
Huon Valley Council, Tasmania

Assistance and Support

Outreach/Support

The Council's Youth officers are able to assist young people and their families by offering a non judgemental environment for young people to discuss their concerns.

The Youth officers are able to provide support, information and referral to specialist services.

In addition Youth officers are able to provide to young people where necessary;

  • Sexual health packs
  • Emergency contraception
  • Hygiene/toiletry packs.

Advocacy

We can talk to services on your behalf or provide you with support if you are having problems understanding information or hassles that seem too big.

Confidentially

Council's Youth Services Unit officers are aware of the importance of maintaining a confidential service in small communities.

ALL INFORMATION IS STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL

If you are making a call to the Youth Services Unit and you are worried about confidentially a direct confidential phone line is available 0417 346 261. If an officer is unable to answer the phone please leave your first name and contact phone number on the answering service and an officer will return your call as soon as possible.
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