Student Wellbeing at Leongatha Secondary College is a whole-school approach.

Parents, carers, staff and students are encouraged to seek assistance from the Wellbeing team via Compass, or 03 5667 2200.


Sandra Challis

Mental Health Practitioner (MHP)
Tues, Thurs and every second Wed


School Nurse and Wellbeing Support
Mon, Wed-Fri


Student Wellbeing Counsellor

The Wellbeing team, in conjunction with all LSC staff, provide health and wellbeing support to all students.

Wellbeing support includes:

  • Communication and collaboration with students, parents, teachers, and principal class to support positive outcomes
  • Short term counselling support
  • Risk assessment to determine if additional support is required - including safety plans.
  • Referrals to community support services, such as mental health professionals, family services and allied health services
  • Incident reporting

The Youth Access Clinic (see below) is open every Tues afternoon from 12.30-4pm.

Programs at LSC

Nationally recognised days and events

The Wellbeing team also work with students, staff, and the broader community to promote nationally recognised days and events such as:

  • R U OK Day
  • Mental Health Week
  • IDAHOBIT day
  • Bullying No Way Day
  • Dolly’s Dream


For parents and carers


13 22 89

​​Parentline  is a phone service for parents and carers of children from birth to 18 years old. Confidential and anonymous counselling and support on parenting issues.

For students