The Windana Youth Community House (WYCH) is a residential withdrawal facility located in Dandenong.
The youth withdrawal unit offers a homelike environment for supported withdrawal from alcohol and other drugs. Length of stay is determined on the individuals needs but is generally between 10 – 14 days.
About the Program:
- Staff at Windana work from a holistic approach, considering any medical conditions, mental health issues and your social situation, and how this links to your drug or alcohol use.
- Case mangers work with you to set goals for continuing your progress when you leave ensuring they link you with external support services.
- A team of therapists provide you with opportunity to try a range of complementary therapies including naturopathy, reiki, osteopathy, auricular therapy, art therapy and educational support groups.
- Daily light exercise and recreation activities including swimming.