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What is Youth Services?

Services we offer the community include:

  • Counselling and support – free one-on-one support and personal development programs
  • Youth events – music, recreation and cultural events offered in the community
  • Youth committees – organise events or have a say about your community
  • Community programs – learn skills and meet new friends
  • School Holiday Program – fun and engaging activities for 10 to 17 year olds
  • Peterson Youth Centre – open Thursdays for young people to drop in to be involved with activities or get support


The enthusiastic Youth Services team consists of:

  • Youth Counsellors – who can help you with issues like relationships, grief, identity, self esteem, feelings of depression and anxiety
  • Youth Workers – who run community programs and awesome events
  • Youth Services Coordinator – who is office based and oversees the team
  • Youth Planning and Development Officer – who provides focus and direction in all we do
  • Administration Officer – who keeps the whole team running


Contact us during business hours on (03) 9599 4622 or email youth_services [at] bayside.vic.gov.au.


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