Drop In

The Gugan Gulwan Drop In program operates daily during centre hours, Monday to Thursday from 10am to 3pm.

The program is a soft entry point for young people who maybe experiencing exclusion due to behaviours of concern or other challenges. The program is responsive to community needs and is a safe space for young people to gather with immediate support available to and for them.

The Drop In program welcomes all young people to the Centre.


Drop In support includes:

  • Engage and support young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth
  • Drug and Alcohol information sessions in an informal, non-threatening environment
  • Provide nutritional information and healthy meals
  • Promote healthy lifestyles and decision making
  • Harm minimisation strategies and information
  • Mental health information and support
  • Education information, support and advocacy
  • Referral and linkages
  • Encourage and promote cultural practices and understanding
  • Social/community inclusion
  • Provide a culturally sensitive safe space for young people