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 mission >

Our Mission is to represent, support and facilitate collaboration in the community mental health sector for the benefit of all Tasmanians.

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

Minds Do Matter Art Exhibition Launceston >

Presented by MI Fellowship
Artists who have a direct or indirect experience of mental illness including have submitted amazing artworks as part of an exhibition being held in Hobart, Launceston and Burnie.

Opening Night Friday 30th of September 6pm – 8pm

All Day, 30 September 2016 - 30 October 2016

Sharing the Moments – Hobart City Council >

Mathers House and the Youth Arts and Recreation Centre have collaborated and invited participants to take part in a mental health photography workshop.
The photographs will be exhibited during Mental Health Week in early October at the Youth Arts and Recreation Centre and a digital projection of the images will light up Mathers Lane at night.

Exhibition opening:
October 6 2016
Youth Arts and Recreation Centre
44 Collins Street, Hobart

Digital Exhibition
Monday 3 October – Friday 7 October
Mathers Place at Night or Mathers House Dining Room by day
108 Bathurst Street, Hobart.

Who: Hobart City Council
Contact for information: Angela Barrington on 6234 1441

All Day, 3 October 2016 - 7 October 2016

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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