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Support & Wellbeing Services

While you study at GOTAFE, there are many support services that can help you achieve your goals

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We know that study is just one part of your life, and sometimes you need some support in areas outside your studies. Our Student Wellbeing & Support Services are here to help you through life's ups and downs, to give you the best chance of succeeding in your studies and life.

Student Wellbeing & Experience

Whether you need support with time management, your mental health, grief and loss, a diagnosed disability, financial hardship, or any other challenge life throws your way, we are here to help.

Counsellors at GOTAFE

Looking for someone to talk to?

We offer free counselling services to help you work through life’s challenges including grief and loss, mental health or relationships.

Supporting a Range of Ability Levels

Supporting a Range of Ability Levels

Get access to the supports and adjustments you need for your disability or medical condition to be successful in your studies.

GOTAFE staff supporting student

Support for Personal Issues

We have a dedicated team to ensure students have the help they need with personal issues impacting studies such as homelessness, family problems & setting up payment plans.

Study Support



Our library team are passionate about supporting students to achieve their study goals. They have subject guides, referencing help, and online resources to assist you with your assessments.

Students at GOTAFE

Learning Skills Support

A free and confidential service to help you build the foundation skills you need to be successful at TAFE. Improve your english language, maths and/or writing skills; enhance your computer, exam and study capabilities.

Staff member from Skills & Jobs

Need some advice on jobs & study?

Our Skills & Jobs team can assist and talk through you through options for courses, careers, assistance with job applications and more.

Other Support Services

Selwyn, Victorian Koori of the Year

Dedicated space for Koorie students

Your home away from home, located at our Shepparton, Fryers St Campus, is a dedicated space for relaxing, studying or getting involved in the student community.

IT Support

IT Support

Throughout your time studying with GOTAFE, you will navigate a few programs, on campus resources like printers and computers. Our IT team are here to help.

Youth Foyer Shepparton

Accommodation for Youth

In Shepparton, the Youth Foyer provides safe housing so you can continue with your studies.

Compassionate Grants For Students

At GOTAFE we understand that sometimes students experience serious financial and personal difficulties whilst studying, due to Extraordinary or Exceptional Life Circumstances beyond their control, which may cause them to withdraw or to be in severe financial hardship.