The peak body representing the Tasmanian community managed mental health sector at a state and national level.

Mental Health Council of Tasmania

Where to get help >

Looking for help with your mental health or someone you care for? If you are experiencing a crisis call Mental Health Services Helpline on 1800 332 388 OR Lifeline on 13 11 14. In an emergency call 000

Our Vision

All Tasmanians have awareness of and value their mental health and wellbeing

Become a member >

Are you or your organisation interested in becoming a member of the Mental Health Council of Tasmania? 

Contact >

Get in touch to find out more about our work or the mental health sector in Tasmania.

Upcoming events

Mental Health First Aid Training >

Want to help the mental health of your community?

Attend a 12-hour
Standard Mental Health First Aid (SMHFA) Course
This course teaches first aid skills for adult members of the public to give initial help to adults experiencing mental health problems, in a mental health crisis situation, or in the early stages of a mental illness.

For further information about Mental Health First Aid Australia,
please visit our website at:
Instructor(s): Rod Lambert
Cost: $220 – includes GST
If you’re interested in attending this 12-hour SMHFA course, please contact:
Contact name: Rod Lambert
Phone: 0417 367 392

9:30 am - 4:30 pm, 26 April 2017 - 27 April 2017

Regional Mental Health Group Meeting North West >

The Regional Mental Health Group Meetings (RMHGM) are for anyone who works in mental health or a related organisation to talk about issues within the sector and share ideas around services in your local area. The RMHGM are open to consumers of mental health services and people who care for some one with mental ill-health.
If you would like to attend the August meeting please RSVP to: and we will send out an agenda closer to the date.

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm, 18 July 2017

Event calendar >


Mental Health Services Helpline

1800 332 388

FREE CALL within Tasmania

Operated by mental health professionals who can assist you in a crisis


13 11 14

confidential telephone crisis support service available 24/7 from a landline, payphone or mobile.

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