Youth Programs

The Buttery is committed to providing access to responsive, integrated and quality substance misuse rehabilitation and mental health services for youth in regional and rural NSW.

Footprints 2 Wellbeing (F2W)

Age: From 16 years.
Location: Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie.

Program Overview

F2W provides support to people with reduced psychosocial functioning aged from 12 years and above who are concerned about their mental health.

Individual and group sessions help to:

Intra Youth Service (INTRA)

Age: 12 - 24 years.
Location: Tweed Heads, Byron Bay, Lismore and Ballina.

Program Overview

INTRA Youth Service is a community-based service for teenagers in Northern NSW, which minimises harm from substance use and promotes recovery. INTRA Youth Service offers individual counselling and therapeutic programs to people under 24 years of age.

This program provides a holistic needs-based service designed to fit individual requirements in a complex space. Harm reduction, education and diversion sit side-by-side with mentoring, psychotherapy and advocacy.

Group programs include:

Young People’s Early Intervention Programs (YPEIP)

Age: 12 - 24 years.
Location: Bellingen, Maclean, Yamba and Grafton.

Program Overview

YPEIP offers early individual and group intervention, prevention and treatment for AOD use for youth aged 12-24 years.

The program collaborates with partners, local health services, Indigenous groups, families, carers, schools, counselling services, and Community Drug Action Teams (CDAT) to achieve the best outcomes for participants.

Groups include:

Buttery Communality Outreach for Youth (BCOY)

Age: 10 - 19 years.
Location: Grafton and Tabulam.

Program Overview