Youth Advisory Group (YAG)

We are looking for new members to join our Youth Advisory Group (YAG)!

Are you:
πŸ’šAged 16 to 25 years old?
πŸ’šPassionate about youth mental health?
πŸ’šKeen to have a say in how our centre supports your community?

... if this sounds like you, keep reading.

We are currently looking for a bunch of champions to join our YAG.

Our YAG meets monthly and does things like...

  • Share ideas about how headspace can support young people
  • Guide us in how to communicate with young people
  • Help us keep things real and know what's going on for young people
Yes, I'm keen already

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Do you know someone you think might be a great fit for our YAG? If so, send them the link to this page!

Some things you might get involved in:

  • Event management
  • Recruitment
  • Attending meetings with us
  • Advertising and promotions
  • Social media
  • Wellbeing projects and activities
  • Presenting at events
  • Youth mentoring

And yes, that is our team on the right. We like to keep things as fun and light as possible, whenever we can.

Got any questions you would like to ask before applying?


Diversity is really important to us. It helps to ensure our services represent and include all communities.

We encourage you to apply if you:

  • Are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • Are from another culture
  • Are part of the LGBTQIAP+ community
  • Have experienced a mental health concern
  • Have a disability

Benefits of being a part of our YAG

Build connections and feel empowered

Have your say on what's important to you

Develop skills for future employment opportunities

Build your social responsibility

Represent your community

Gain industry experience

Encourage other young people to seek help

Grow your self confidence

We really want to hear from you. Here is how you can be involved:

To join our YAG, click the big green button below and fill out the form. This will only take about 10 minutes to complete, and once we receive it, we will give you a call to chat.

If you have any questions, just put them into the comments box. Otherwise, send an email to

We cannot wait to e-meet you. πŸ’»πŸ‘‹