VIBE

Phone:
566 0525 (Lower Hutt) 528 6261 (Upper Hutt)
Address:
4 Daly Street, Lower Hutt 5010 2 Sinclair Street, Upper Hutt 5018
FREE Confidential Health & Support for young people aged 10-24 Established in 1996, Vibe is a “one stop shop” providing the following services; Health Services, Support Services and Youth Service. Vibe’s kaupapa is to have young people work alongside Vibe staff to enhance your wellbeing. Doctors, Nurses, Social Workers and Youth Workers provide client centred, strengths based services to young people. Youth Health Service Come and chat with our youth friendly nurses and doctors! We can see you for everything you would normally access a health service for, including: Services are based in Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt, six local secondary schools and Epuni CYF Residence. If we can’t help we can find where to go to get it sorted. Support Services The Support Services team delivers health information and education workshops, youth development programmes (funding dependant), one-on-one youth work; counselling and social work. We can create and deliver workshops to cater to community organisations and school’s needs. The support team also ensures a friendly and approachable front-line service. • Skin conditions • Coughs / colds / flu • Asthma • Sporting injuries • Headaches / mirgranes • Feeling down / low mood • Contraception / sexual health Youth Service The Youth Service team of Social Workers and Youth Workers will be working with young people aged 16-17 years living in the Hutt Valley AND Wellington who are Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET). Staff will actively support young people into education, training or work-based learning by providing practical support and guidance through to the time you turn 18 years. Youth Payment / Young Parent Payment The team of Social Workers and Youth Workers will also support 16-17 year olds receiving Youth Payment (YP) and 16-18 year old young parents receiving the Young Parent Payment (YPP). For more information about Vibe please contact either of our main sites or visit our website.