NavSpace – Support Services in North East Victoria

If you need urgent help, phone 000 or Lifeline on 131 114.

Gateway Health – Child Health Intervention and Parent Support (CHIPS)

Gateway Health – Child Health Intervention and Parent Support (CHIPS)

This state funded program (until March 2021) is a child centred, family focused early intervention service offered through Gateway Health in Wangaratta, Wodonga, Alpine and Mansfield.

Anticipated Wait Times: 1-5 days max.
Costs: No Costs associated
Targeted Cohorts Included: Family Focused Service, children, carers & guardians

Service Type

  • Tier 3: Mild Intensity Services
  • Tier 4: Community Support Service

Click here for more information on Tiers.

Services provided through this program include

  • General Community Services
  • Parent education and support for families impacted by Bushfires
  • General mental health counselling services
  • Bushfire specific mental health counselling services


  • Children 0 – 12 years who show signs of impact from Bushfires (requiring support with social, emotional or behavioural challenges)
  • Parents, carer’s, guardians wanting support/education around parenting a child who is impacted by Bushfires
  • Children must have a parent or significant other willing to be involved and provide consent

How do I refer?

For any enquiries regarding eligibility prior to referral, contact 02 6022 8888 or email

You can also visit this website.


  • Financial Counselling
  • Youth and Family Services

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