NAPHL is the lead agency for headspace Townsville and headspace Mackay. headspace provides free, confidential health services to young people aged between 12 and 25.

headspace provides support for physical health, mental health, drug and alcohol issues and employment and education support.

Visit the headspace Townsville or headspace Mackay websites for more information.

Youth psychology services

Young people in Townsville can also access NAPHL's private practice psychology services at the NAPHL Health Hub at 51 Fulham Rd, Pimlico. Find out more about the NAPHL Health Hub by clicking HERE.

Back on track

The Back on Track program is funded by the Northern Queensland Primary Health Network and it provides care coorndation and support for young people affected by substance-use related problems. 

It is open to people 25 or under who have a moderate to high use of alcohol, tobacco or drugs, exposed to people using substances, have been involved with the police, have stopped going to school and have low motivation due to alcohol or drug use. 

For more information call our Mackay office on 07 4898 2200 or Townsville office on 07 4799 1799 and ask to speak to someone from Back on Track. You can also ask for a referral from your GP. We also take referrals from health services, community services, GPs, schools, Youth Justice and Corrective Services.