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Wellbeing - How To Find Us

Meridian Wellbeing Services is centrally located in Turner, ACT.

Address: Havelock House, 85 Northbourne Ave, Turner ACT 2612

There is a tram stop nearby and limited visitor parking. Please see the attached Map for more detailed directions.

Meridian Wellbeing Services has a private entrance to our therapeutic space on the corner of Gould and Moore Streets. When you arrive, as you face Havelock House from the Gould Street side, the Meridian Wellbeing Services entrance is situated to the right of the main Meridian entrance. If you end up at the main Meridian entrance, that is perfectly fine, a staff member will provide directions.

If you get stuck or are unsure in any way please feel free to ring us on 6257 2855 for help with directions.

Please also have a look at the FAQ’s about what happens at a first appointment and other key information about feeling safe within the space.


How We Work

Meridian Wellbeing Services is a leader in the provision of professional Counselling, Psychology and Social Work support services to the LGBTIQA+ community, their families and allies.

Meridian Wellbeing Services are professional, safe, inclusive, LGBTIQA+ affirming and compassionate. Our services are delivered in alignment with principles of informed consent, duty of care responsibilities and trauma informed practice. We are accredited to the National Standards for Mental Health Services (NSMHS).

Many of our team members are peers, and all clinicians are experienced working in therapeutic settings with the LGBTIQA+ community.

We welcome enquiries from members of the community over the age of 15, regardless of gender, sex, sexual orientation, cultural background, religious belief or economic circumstances.
To make an enquiry please contact Meridian Wellbeing Services on 6257 2855, via email at [email protected] or complete our complete our Self-Referral or Client Referral Form


Online Enquiry Form

Online Referral Form

 

   
 

Meridian Wellbeing Services is not a crisis service.
We are an appointment-based service and we only respond to phone calls and emails during normal business hours - 9:00am to 4:00pm, Monday - Friday.

If you, or someone you know is in crisis please call the numbers below:
In an emergency always contact 000.
Access Mental Health open 24/7 | (02) 6205 1065 or 1800 184 527
QLife: Open 3pm - Midnight | 1800 184 527 | qlife.org.au
Lifeline: Open 24/7 | 13 11 14 | lifeline.org.au
Domestic Violence Crisis Service: Open 24/7 | (02) 6280 0900 | dvcs.org.au

For those under the age of 25, there are also the following services available:
Kids Helpline: Open 24/7 | 1800 551 800 | kidshelpline.com.au
Eheadspace: 1800 650 890 | headspace.org.au/eheadspace/

 
   

Meridian acknowledges Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures; and to Elders both past and present.

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