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Youth Substance Abuse Service

(03) 9415 8881 Head Office
Level 1, 131 Johnston Street , Fitzroy 3065
YSAS provides drug and alcohol services for people aged between 12 and 21 who are experiencing significant problems related to their drug use.
The services offered by outreach teams involve a combination of support, counselling and treatment options.
Outreach teams work closely with other YSAS services:
- Residential Services,
- Home-Based Withdrawal Services,
- the Day Program and Supported Accommodation Program.

Outreach teams also work closely with other community-based agencies and specialist youth services in their community.
Outreach workers provide a wide range of responses to alcohol and drug related problems:
- Drug & alcohol assessment
- Information and education on drug use
- Health promotion and harm minimisation strategies
- Access to treatment, support and welfare services
- Access to YSAS Home-Based Withdrawal
- Access to YSAS Residential Services
- Casework, support and follow-up.
Level 1, 131 Johnston Street, Fitzroy 3065