Sometimes it’s not possible for someone to stay at home with family. When a young person is dealing with problems at home and needs to leave or has recently left, they need a secure place to live.
Detour provides access to a range of resources and intensive support aimed at strengthening family and social networks and enhancing life opportunities.
We work with young people who have connections in the CBD, Western Metro Melbourne, Frankston, Mornington Peninsula and Greater Shepparton areas.
The Detour team can:
To access Detour, please contact your local number Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm and speak with the duty worker who will complete an initial assessment.
|Western Melbourne and CBD||1800 338 687|
|Frankston and Mornington Peninsula areas
||1800 474 993|
||03 5831 6157|
Detour is co-located at a number of locations, including:
|Frontyard Youth Services||19 King Street Melbourne, VIC 3000||Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm|
||Sunshine Visy Cares Hub 80B Harvester Road Sunshine, VIC 3020
||Tuesday 1pm to 5pm
||62 Playne Street Frankston, Victoria 3199
||Tuesdays 2pm to 5pm
Melbourne City Mission works in partnership with Uniting and Kids Under Cover.