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Community (in the home) Mental Health Services

Community (in the home) Mental Health Services

Community mental health services are provided and co-ordinated by integrated mental health teams to clients in a variety of settings including their own homes.

Local call

1300 661 323

24 hours a day

seven days a week

Community mental health teams are multidisciplinary, comprising a range of mental health professionals who are committed to providing an accessible and responsive mental health service. Professional disciplines within each multidisciplinary team include psychiatrists, psychologists, mental health nurses, occupational therapists and social workers.

Community mental health teams provide assessment and treatment to clients and their families in collaboration with other agencies such as general practitioners.

Community mental health services are region-wide with offices located in Ballarat, Ararat, Stawell and Horsham.

If you  feel you may be in need of mental health support, please contact your general practitioner or call the mental health service on 1300 661 323.

 

For urgent issues requiring an emergency response please call

Police - 000

Ambulance - 000