WHAT WE DO MAKES A DIFFERENCE“Difficult circumstances and relationship breakdown can temporarily impair the success of a young person. On the other hand providing support, consistency and empowerment can transform a young life and their community.”
Youth centres provide a safe and friendly place for young people to socialize, hang-out and access good information & support.
Individual & Family Work
Our experienced staff help clients with tough or complex problems to understand and access a range of care and support options.
We understand that young people living with a disability face unique challenges that make growing up that much harder.
Bush Adventure Therapy
Our evidence based programs focus on the development of social and interpersonal communication skills for young people.
Counselling is a process where the counsellor and the young person or family develop better outcomes for everyone involved.
Groups & Programs
Our personal development programs are targeted interventions that address a range of social and emotional issues.
MYST works to ensure that Aborigional young people are safe, healthy, flourishing and secure in their cultural identify and communtiy.
Information & Referral
As part of the Linker Network we work to ensure that all people in our community are supported to get the right help at the right time.
YOU CAN BE PART OF THE TEAM:
Donations made to Mountains Youth Services Team Inc. over $2 are tax deductible.
MYST (ABN: 19 942 569 473) is a public benevolent institution endorsed by the Australian Tax Office as a deductible gift recipient under the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.
IMPORTANT NOTE: MYST is not a crisis service, our staff are typically availalbe to assist during normal business hours Mon to Fri. If you need crisis assistance please call the Police on 000 or Kids Helpline on 1800 55 1800
We have primary offices in Katoomba and Springwood, plus a satellite office in Lithgow.
- 172 Main Street, Lithgow, NSW, 2780
Phone: 0447 014 142
- 31 Waratah Street Katooomba, NSW, 2780
Phone: 02 4782 6562
- 59 Springwood Ave, Springwood, NSW, 2777
Phone: 02 4751 1611
1300 00 MYST (6978)
Remember: MYST is not a crisis service, our staff are typically availalbe to assist during normal business hours Mon to Fri. If you need crisis assistance please call the Police on 000 or Kids Helpline on 1800 55 1800
MYST acknowledges that we live and work on the traditional lands of the Darug and Gundungurra peoples. MYST recognises the strength, capacity and resilience of past and presentAboriginal people in this region we we offer our respect to the Elders both past and present of theBlue Mountains.
MYST does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.