Orange High School

Honour the Past; Create the Future

Telephone02 6362 3444

Emailorange-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Wellbeing

Wellbeing

 

Orange High School supports student wellbeing in a variety of ways, both inside & outside of school. Below are some fantastic resources for both students & parents to help take care of their wellbeing.

 

 

Support Services

Reach Out

 

Reach Out Australia

Reach Out provides practical tools and support to help young people get through everyday issues to tough times! Reach Out provides personalised support recommendations based on your needs!

Beyond Blue

 

Beyond Blue

Beyond Blue is an organisation who equips people of ages with skills to protect their mental health by driving change & providing support for depression, anxiety & suicide prevention. Beyond Blue can be contacted via phone 1300 22 4636, instantly via online chat on their website & via email where a response can be given within 24 hours.

 

Black Dog Institute

 

Black Dog Institute

The Black Dog Institute is a non-for-profit organisation dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by poor mental health. The institute uses scientific research to diagnose, treat and prevent mood disorders such as depression & bipolar.

 

eSafety

 

Office of the Children's - eSafety Commissioner

The office of the Children's is dedicated to ensuring young people have safe & positive online experiences & encourage youth to act responsibly online. They provide online safety education for both young people & parents to equip all Australians with the knowledge to be cyber safe. The eSafety website is a fantastic resource for parents

 

r u ok

 

R U OK?

R U OK is a suicide prevention charity that encourages Australians to connect with people around them and support anyone struggling with lifes challenges by asking the simple yet powerful questions 'R U OK?'. The R U OK website is full of resources to help anyone who may be struggling from mental health.

 

Headspace

 

Headspace

Headspace provides early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds struggling with mental health, physical health, work & study support and alcohol & drug services. Headspace can be contacted by phone on 1800 650 890, via online chat or email. 

We are lucky enough in Orange to also have a Headspace Centre at 264 Peisley Street Orange.

 

Lifeline

 

Lifeline

Lifeline provides 24 hour access to crisis support and suicide prevention services. Lifeline can be instantly reached on 13 11 14 as well as on their website via online chat.

 

Mental Health Line

 

Mental Health Line

1800 011 511

The Mental Health Line is a 24 hour telephone service operating 7 days a week across NSW giving those who call instant access to a mental health professional & connection with local care services.