2013 school support and resources

If you are in need of education resources for your children the following agencies may be able to help.

If you prefer to contact a local community information support service or advisory bureau for support, you need to live in the area and your concession card must reflect this. Please call Community Information and Support Victoria for further information on 9672 2000.

The Salvation Army Community Support Centres are located across Victoria and may be able to provide assistance with school support for the family or individuals. In Victoria, call 8878 4500 or visit their website for more information. (www.salvationarmy.org.au/Find-Us)

The Smith Family may be able to assist with school support. They are located at 73 Wellington Street Collingwood and can be contacted on 03 9419 7666.

The Brotherhood of St Laurence provides support for school students, support for school leavers and support for parents.

The Brotherhood of St Laurence also offers youth services from their Frankston High Street Centre, Ecumenical Migration Centre and Napier Street Child and Family Resource Centre.

They are located at 67 Brunswick Street Fitzroy and can be contacted by phone 03 9483 1183 or email. (info@bsl.org.au)

Open Family can assist young people who are experiencing homelessness or who are at risk of homelessness at 155 Roden Street West Melbourne, or by phoning 1300 669 600.

The 20th Man can assist young people with school books and stationery and can be contacted on 0408 569 155 or by email. (info@20thman.com.au)