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

Clarence TasTAFE MHW Expo >

In celebration of Mental Health Week, the Cert III Community Services Students at Clarence TasTAFE will hold events to foster awareness and better understanding around mental health issues.

We will achieve this by holding interactive activities displays on campus, guest speakers, music, food and information sessions. Surveys have been conducted and we are doing this for the Tastafe Clarence Campus.

Dates: 24 to 28 September

Timing: Between 9am to 4pm

Location: TasTAFE Clarence Campus

All enquiries:  Wendy,

*This is not a public event

9:00 am - 4:00 pm, 24 September 2018 - 28 September 2018

Milo Club Afternoon Tea >

Milo Club is an after school club run by  the CatholicCare Mental Health Team and the  Youth Health for kids in the Ravenswood area between 6-15. Twice a week  we  run groups   to increase better menatl health outcomes and practical life such as cooking, mentoring and positive spaces.

The afternoon tea is a space for the kids to showcase their cooking and art skills to the community, their friends and family

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, 26 September 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.

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