Resources and Links

Life Line

PH: 131 114

Kids Help Line

1800 55 1800

Post Natal Depression Support

Raphael Centre (St John of God's Postnatal Depression Service)  11 Fenwick Street, Geelong VIC 3220 Telephone : 03 5221 7333 Facsimile : 03 5221 9766

Beyond Blue

Get immediate help for depression and anxiety by talking to trained mental health professionals.

1300 22 4636


The national youth mental health foundation. If you need immediate help or have a friend in crisis please call 5226 7410 - 24 hour crisis number.


1800 7263

Mental Health Association Australia

1300 729 686

Danawa Community Garden

Life Activities Club

Men’s Shed

Surf Coast Energy Group (SCEG)

The Good Shepherd Buying Service (Victoria)

A free statewide telephone service that assists people on low incomes who have a concession card to purchase new essential household items such as: fridges, washing machines, furniture, and medical appliances, by negotiating discount prices with a network of traders. This service, when combined with a no interest loan offers low income consumers real savings on the cost of obtaining essential household goods. 
The Good Shepherd Buying service is a telephone service operating: Monday – Friday 10am – 3pm

Ph: 03 9417 4666

Geelong No Interest Loan Sceme (NILS)

The Geelong No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS) is a community based program that provides interest free loans of up to $1,200 to individuals and families on low incomes. The program aims to provide access to affordable, fair and equitable loans for the purchase of essential household goods, car repairs and health and education needs.

Torquay Historical Society

For information please contact Lorraine Marshall:

Torquay Theatre Troupe

Torquay Online
This website provides links and information to community groups, event and more. It’s a one stop shop for all things “Torquay”


Surrounding Neighbourhood Houses

Anglesea & District Community

Deans Marsh Community

Lorne Fig Tree Community

Winchelsea Community House

Association of Neighbourhood Houses & Learning Centres