Government Departments

Barkley Mental Health Team – Child and Youth Service
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Barkly Mental Health Team
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

The Barkly Mental Health Team provides services in Tennant Creek and the Barkly region. It is the Team’s priority to support people who need assistance with mental health issues.

Child and Youth Mental Health Team
Address: PO Box 721
Alice Springs NT 0871
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Provides assistance, support and advice to anyone under the age of 18 years on a range of issues affecting their mental wellbeing.

Commonwealth Courts Portal
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Department of Local Government, Housing and Community Development
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

The Northern Territory (NT) Department of Housing’s role is to provide an affordable and accessible housing system by supporting eligible NT residents with options that are appropriate to their housing needs.

Department of Local Government, Housing and Community Development
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

The Northern Territory (NT) Department of Housing’s role is to provide an affordable and accessible housing system by supporting eligible NT residents with options that are appropriate to their housing needs.

Family Court of Australia
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

The Family Court is a superior court of record established by Parliament in 1975 under Chapter III of the Constitution and deals with more complex matters.

Federal Circuit Court of Australia
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

The Federal Circuit Court of Australia was established by the Federal Circuit Court of Australia Act 1999 as an independent federal court under Chapter III of the Australian Constitution.

Mental Health Central Australia Health Service (MH CAHS)
Address: PO Box 721
Alice Springs NT 0871
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

MH CAHS is committed to achieving best possible outcomes for the Central Australia community by building a more reactive, timely service with improved coordination between our Mental Health Teams and integration between linked services, non-government agencies and primary health providers.

NT Police
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
NT Police
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Services Australia
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Please refer to Department of Human Services website for up to date information on services

Territory Families
Address: P O Box 617
Tennant Creek, NT 0861
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Includes the Investigation and Assessment Team (assess the protective needs of children who may have been harmed or is at risk of harm); Strengthening Families Team (provide case management to children to ensure their safety and protection with the primary goal of preventing the children entering care);

Territory Families
Address: P O Box 1352
Alice Springs, NT 0871
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Includes the Investigation and Assessment Team (assess the protective needs of children who may have been harmed or is at risk of harm); Strengthening Families Team (provide case management to children to ensure their safety and protection with the primary goal of preventing the children entering care);