The Mental Health Council of Tasmania (MHCT) is a member based peak body. We represent and promote the interests of community managed mental health services and have a strong commitment to enabling better access and outcomes for every Tasmanian.

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

2018 Mental Health Week in Tasmania >

All Day, 7 October 2018 - 13 October 2018

Guided Nature Walk – Kingborough Council >

Walking outside in nature is a beautiful way to improve your mood, reduce stress and give you the opportunity to breathe some fresh air. Take a guided walk with Council’s Natural Areas Interpretation Officer to learn about Hawthorn Reserve. 

When: 10am – 11.15am or 5.30pm – 6.15pm
Cost: Free
Spots are limited so click here to book:
Contact for information: Melissa Staples on 6211 8228

10:00 am - 11:15 am, 10 October 2018

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.

Find more helplines and online support