Detour Program - Melbourne City Mission

About this service

Detour is a youth homelessness program that offers case management support to young people aged 12-24 in the Western Metropolitan Region of Melbourne. We work with young people who are newly homeless and those who are at imminent risk of becoming homeless, giving them access to the resources they need to strengthen their family and social networks and enhance life opportunities.
How we help:

• Intensive Case Management Support
•Family counselling/mediation
• Stabilising accommodation options
• Identifying your goals and priorities
• Making a plan to get back on track
• Health, education and employment



    • Service name

      Detour Program - Melbourne City Mission

    • Service address

      3/6–12 South Road Braybrook, Vic 3019
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    • Phone

      1800 338 687.

    • Fax

      (03) 9689 0999

    • Twitter

      twitter.com/detourprogram

    • Urgency levels

      Direct Help, Some Help, Just Curious, Urgent Help

    • Service area

      Western Metropolotan Region (Sunshine and surrounding areas)

    • Service hours

      Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm

    • Age group

      12 - 24 years

    • Additional age criteria

      Young people aged 12-24 years in the Western Metropolitan Region of Melbourne who are at risk of becoming homeless.

    • Eligibility criteria

      Young people aged 12-24 years in the Western Metropolitan Region of Melbourne who are at risk of becoming homeless.

    • Interpreters

      Available on request

    • Service type

      INDIVIDUAL

    • Public transport information

      Across from Centro West Shopping Centre, Braybrook 216 and 219 Bus located out front Near Tottenham Train Station

    • Service for

      Young People

    • Disability access

      Yes

    • Drop in service

      Yes (During Office Hours: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm)

    • Outreach

      Yes

More information for service professionals

    • Participation length

      Ongoing

    • Participation type

      In Person

    • Funding limit?

      Ongoing

    • Who can refer

      Anyone

    • Referral mode

      via the phone in person

    • Point of intake

      Office Administration