The Space LGBTQIA+ group

Social support group

City of Melton’s safe and inclusive space for young people aged 12 to 25. The Space is a social support group for same sex attracted, transgender, gender diverse and intersex young people who live, work, study or play in the Melton region.

The Space is a safe place to meet like-minded young people and hang out, share stories and support one another. This program is an initiative of Melton City Council’s Young Communities.

We provide a range of services and support to ensure that the strength and diversity of LGBTQIA+ young people are valued, celebrated and affirmed in the Melton region.

To join, visit one of our youth centres or contact us on 9747 5373 or email:

All enquiries and participation are kept confidential and any concerns can be discussed with a youth worker.

  • To get involved, receive support or stay up to date with everything that is Young Communities across the City of Melton find us on Facebook or follow us on Instagram.
  • For free confidential counselling, referral and information call LGBTQIA+ Helpline - QLife ( on 1800 184 527 or webchat, between 3pm and 12am every day.
  • For free specialist helpline for information, advice and referrals during COVID-19 and beyond, contact Rainbow Door ( to 6pm, everyday | Call 1800 729 367 | Text 0480 017 246 | Email