NOSH (Nutrition Outreach Support and Health)

  1. About this service

    The Nutrition Outreach Support and Health program visits locations throughout the Wyndham municipality providing material aid, advice, support, and referral pathways to young people aged 12 and 25. The purpose of NOSH is to provide mobile outreach with individualized and targeted strategies to assist young people who may be experiencing social barriers.

    Our NOSH van, staff and volunteers visit multiple locations throughout Wyndham each week including community centers, school groups, skate parks, the Youth Resource Centre and public spaces.

      • Service name

        NOSH (Nutrition Outreach Support and Health)

      • Service address

        Wyndham Office 86 Derrimut Road, Hoppers Crossing, VIC 3029
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      • Phone

        8734 1365 or 0414-322-178

      • Urgency levels

        Help, Looking for Support

      • Service area

        Wyndham Region

      • Service hours

        9am to 6pm

      • Age group

        12 - 25 years

      • Additional age criteria

        Young people who require support regarding housing, involvement in youth justice or out of home care systems, alcohol and other drugs, family violence, mental health, general health, legal issues, young parenting, resettlement and community connectedness.

      • Service type

        INDIVIDUAL

      • Service for

        Young people

      • Disability access

        Yes

      • Drop in service

        Available

      • Outreach

        Available

    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Participation length

        Engagement can be one-off, short term and ongoing (varied)

      • Participation type

        Voluntary program

      • Staff profile

        Youth and Outreach support workers.

      • Who can refer

        Anyone

      • Referral mode

        Initial over the phone assessment (phone: 0414-322-178) followed by appointment. Wait list may apply.

      • Point of intake

        Varied

      • E-Referral option

        Charlotte.kelberg@whitelion.asn.au