Counselling Services

  • Generalist Counselling: provides support to people in the community or hospital who are experiencing emotional and psychological problems. Support provided can cover isolation, Family Court, relationships and parenting.
  • Family Violence Counselling: counselling, support and information to women who are experiencing or have experienced family violence. Family Violence may be physical, psychological, financial, sexual or emotional in nature and my be perpetrated by current or ex-partners, adolescent children, parents, siblings.
  • Youth Counselling: counselling 12-25 years of age in Bass Coast Shire and South Gippsland Shire. Counselling can be provided at secondary schools, youth access clinics or all site offices.
  • Sexual Assault Counselling and Support Program: provides counselling, information and support. The service is available to women, children and men who are survivors of sexual assault. Support is also available to non-offending family members, partners and friends.
  • Mental Health Counselling: Qualified counsellors provide free of charge specialised therapy for eligible children and adults with mild to moderate mental illness (e.g. depression or anxiety) under a GP Mental Health Plan.

Counsellors service the Bass Coast Region. Offices are situated in Wonthaggi, Inverloch and Grantville.

Please contact the Counselling Duty Worker on 5671 3278 or email BCH.counsellors@basscoasthealth.org.au