What is Youth Step Up, Step Down? Youth Step Up, Step Down provides the opportunity to recharge, reflect and develop new skills with the support of a collaborative team.
The program provides a ‘step up’ from the community into a highly supportive environment for young adults who may be becoming unwell and at risk of a hospital admission.
It also provides a 'step down' for young adults who have been unwell, admitted to a psychiatric in-patient unit and who would benefit from additional support to transition back into the community.
We aim to provide a safe and comfortable environment while delivering supports, matched, and timed to participants’ identified priorities.
How does Youth Step Up, Step Down help? We work with people to bring about positive change and support them to build an independent and fulfilling life within their community.
Youth Step Up, Step Down provides:
How to access this service
Mental health or other community service providers can seek a referral for this program from a clinician.
The following people are eligible for Youth Step Up, Step Down:
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