Our Youth Spaces

Visit us at Frankston Youth Central or our 6 youth Hangouts throughout Frankston Municipality. We offer a selection of fun, supervised activities, information and support for young people during school terms. To access our programs you must complete our Program Registration and Indemnity Form, if you have any questions please contact us on 9768 1366.

What We Offer

We offer youth programs and events to support young people aged 12-24 and their families within Frankston City municipality with support, information, and referral pathways.

Our experienced youth workers can assist with:    

  • Structured activities, programs and events specifically for young people
  • Individualised support around referrals and information for support services in the local Frankston Area
  • Support around life skills, resumes, cover letters, job and education applications, study support, housing, Alcohol and Other Drugs, Centrelink applications, birth certificates, the list goes on
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • FREE access to Wi-Fi, PCs, scanning and printing (During youth central opening hours)
  • L2P Learner Driver Mentor Program (Assisting young Learners to acquire the necessary 120 hours required to gain their P’s)

Please check our social media pages to stay updated with our latest programs, resources, and any relevant changes.

To access our services please complete our online Indemnity via this link below (Please note if you are 17 or under this must be completed by your guardian):

Register Here

Programs are subject to change, contact Youth Central on 9768 1366 for further information.

Frankston Youth Central

Frankston Youth Central Logo

Frankston Youth Central is located in the heart of Frankston, opposite to the Frankston Library.

Young people aged 12-24 can get free support, information, and referrals from our experienced youth workers. 

Youth can also take part in a range of activities throughout the week. For more details and up to date information please see our social pages Instagram and Facebook. Alternatively, please call us on 9768 1366 Mon – Fri 10am – 5pm.

If you or a young person requires urgent support outside of hours please reach out to Kids Helpline, 1800 55 1800 anytime for any reason 24 hours a day.

Central Hangout

Monday and Thursday
3.00pm – 4.45pm

At Youth Central hangout you can:

  • PLAY games
  • Have FUN 
  • TALK to a youth worker
  • MEET with friends and make new ones
  • EAT snacks

Please note: all Youth Service sites and face to face programs will not run during lockdown periods. This drop in will run online, please see ONLINE HANGOUT for more information.

If you would like to join our online programs please call 9768 1366 for the link details and indemnity form.

Contact Us

Youth Central Office: 03 9768 1366
Shay: 0459 912 400 
Email: Shayan.Mahboobi@frankston.vic.gov.au

During school Terms Only

To stay up to date, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.

 

Discovery Program

Monday & Thursday
12pm – 2pm

One-on-one support and referrals around gaining employment, education, programs, and other needs.
We can assist you with applications, licenses, budgeting, referrals and navigating difficult situations.

Please note: During COVID-19 restrictions the Discovery Program will be offered online via Zoom

Contact Us

Youth Central Office: 03 9768 1366
Shay: 0459 912 400 
Email: Shayan.Mahboobi@frankston.vic.gov.au

During school Terms Only

To stay up to date, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.

  

Our Hangouts

There are six hangouts located across Frankston Municipality. 

Carrum Downs Hangout

The Carrum Downs Hangout is at Lyrebird Community Centre! We have games, activities, snacks, music, art and more! It is a great place to catch up with friends and make new ones, plus there is loads of info and friendly youth workers to support you.

Location

Lyrebird Community Centre
203 Lyrebird Dr, Carrum Downs

To stay up to date with where we will be located, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.

Contact Us

Youth Central Office: 03 9768 1366
Callan: 0488 599 249 
Email: Callan.Rafferty-Brown@frankston.vic.gov.au

Opening Hours

Our Carrum Downs Hangout occurs:

Thursdays
3:15pm-4:45pm

Subject to weather and during school Terms Only.

To stay up to date, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.

 

Frankston North Hangout

Join Wendy and the team at North Hangout - We have games, activities, snacks, music, art and more! It is a great place to catch up with friends and make new ones, plus there is loads of info and friendly youth workers to support you.

Location
Frankston North Community Centre
26 Mahogany Ave,
Frankston North

Contact Us
Youth Central Office: 03 9768 1366
Wendy: 0400 838 123
Email: wendy.glover@frankston.vic.gov.au

Opening Hours
Our Frankston Youth Workers will be there:

Tuesdays
3:15pm to 4:45 pm
During school Terms Only

To stay up to date, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.

Frankston South Hangout

We have games and activities including a pool table, consoles, food, music, craft, guitars, all for FREE. It is a great place to catch up with friends and make new ones. Plus, there is loads of info, and friendly youth workers to support you.

Tilly and Jane look forward to seeing you there!

Location

Frankston South Community and Recreation Centre
55 Towerhill Road
Frankston South, 3199

Contact Us

Youth Central Office: 03 9768 1366
Tilly: 0488 591 855
Email: teneille.king@frankston.vic.gov.au

Opening Hours

Mondays
3:15pm-4:45pm

During school Terms Only

To stay up to date, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.

Karingal Hangout

At the Karingal Hangout, we alternate fortnightly between cooking AKA Wok ’n’ Roll at Karingal PLACE and gaming.

Kicking off with Wok ’n’ Roll on 20thth July running fortnightly. You can cook, create, make and take home a meal all while learning new skills – all FREE. Please BYO your own take away container to bring your food home in.

Every other fortnight from July 27th we will be hanging out, chatting and gaming. We will have food and the switch available. Or you can just chill and chat with youth workers, catch up with friends all FREE at Karingal PLACE.

Location

Karingal PLACE Neighbourhood Centre
103 Ashleigh Avenue, Frankston

Contact Us

Youth Central Office: 9768 1366
Jane: 0488 590 448
Email: jane.thomson@frankston.vic.gov.au

Opening Hours

Wednesdays
3:30pm-5:00pm.

During school Terms Only

To stay up to date, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.

Langwarrin Hangout

The Langwarrin Hangout is at the Langwarrin Community Centre!

Langwarrin Hangout is a free youth centre run by Frankston City Council Youth Service. Langwarrin Hangout offers activities, and youth information and support. Open Every Friday during school Term from 3pm-4:45pm, young people aged 12-17 years old can access this free service.

At the Hangout you can:

- Play games and activities
- Catch up with friends or make new ones
- Get some homework help
- Chat to a youth worker about what’s going on
- Grab a snack and chill

Please note: Hangout does not operate during school holiday periods. The Hangout hours may be subject to change or closure at short notice, check Frankston Youth Service Instagram and Facebook pages for most up to date information.

Location

Langwarrin Community Centre
2 Lang Road, Langwarrin

To stay up to date with activities and events, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.

Contact Us

Youth Central Office: 03 9768 1366
Scott: 0488 590 917
Email: scott.prior@frankston.vic.gov.au

Opening Hours

Every Friday
3pm-4:45pm. 

During school Terms Only

To stay up to date, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.

Seaford Hangout

We have games and activities including video game consoles available. It is a great place to catch up with friends and make new ones. Plus, there is loads of info and friendly youth workers to support you.

Location

41 Railway Parade
Seaford, 3198

Contact Us

Youth Central Office: 03 9768 1366
Kellie: 0488 591 421
Email: kellie.powell@frankston.vic.gov.au

Opening Hours

Thursdays
3:15pm-4:45pm

During school Terms Only

To stay up to date, follow our Facebook and Instagram page.