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Youth Step Up Step Down Service

The youth Step Up Step Down (SUSD) services will be located in Caboolture and Logan, and will deliver clinical and non-clinical support services to young people with severe and complex mental health issues.

The 6-bed services are provided in a community rehabilitative and residential setting, including care and recovery planning with the young person and their family, carer and significant others.

The SUSD services offer intensive, short-term support for young people to ‘step up’ from the community to reduce the likelihood of admission to hospital care. It also enables timely discharge for young people to ‘step down’ from hospital care to support transition to their home and community.

What's happening?

2019

  • Early April: Community information sessions were held in Caboolture and Logan.
  • 12 April: Hutchinson Builders commenced on site

2020

Youth Step Up Step Down services commence.

Project progress

Caboolture SUSD +

September 2019

View from street frontage to rear of block. Internal framework progressing.

August 2019

Slab preparation for concrete pour. View from street frontage.

July 2019

Aerial view of site

June 2019

Retaining wall footings constructed with starter bars ready for block retaining wall to commence construction

May 2019

Site being levelled, street frontage to rear of block

Logan SUSD +

September 2019

External sheeting installation. Roof on. View to rear of block.

August 2019

Internal framing complete and roof framing being installed. View from rear of building.

July 2019

Aerial view of site

June 2019

Temporary gravel construction access installed. In ground hydraulics underway.

May 2019

Site being levelled, street frontage to rear of block

Last updated: 4 October 2019