Mental Health Services

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.

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

Learn more about anxiety, depression and suicide prevention, or talk through your concerns with our Support Service. Our trained mental health professionals will listen, provide information and advice, and point you in the right direction so you can seek further support.

Catholiccare
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

• Youth Diversion Program
• Tenancy Support Program
• Youth Diversion Program
• Youth Outreach
• Tenancy Support Program
• Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMS)
• Partners In Recovery (PIR)
• Taking Action to Tackle Suicide
• Men and Family Relationships
• Financial Wellbeing and Capability
• Specialised Family Violence Counselling
• Children, Families and Individual Counselling
• Intensive Family Preservation Program
• Children and Parenting Support

Catholiccare
Address: PO Box 1821,
Alice Springs NT 0871
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

• Specialised Family Violence Counselling
• Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMS)
• Men and Family Relationships
• Marriage Education – Foccus
• Family Relationships Education & Skills Training – Groupwork
• Counselling Catholic School Students Ltyentye Apurte Catholic Education Centre in Santa Teresa
• Counselling – Family & Relationship counselling
• Children’s Contact Services
• Alcohol and Other Drugs – Kids in Focus
• Aged Care Advocacy
• No More Violence campaign

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.

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

eheadspace is a confidential, free and secure space where young people 12 – 25 or their family can chat, email or speak on the phone with a qualified youth mental health professional

Headspace Alice Springs
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Alice Springs headspace provides FREE and CONFIDENTIAL services to young people 12-25 years old. We provide mental health counselling, social support and a Doctors clinic for physical and sexual health testing. We have a team of youth focus health professionals available to help you out for a range of issues.

Mental Health Association of Central Australia (MHACA)
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

To support participant-driven mental health recovery and to assist communities and organisations to actively improve mental health and well-being.

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.

Mental Illness Fellowship Australia Northern Territory
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

If you have a mental illness and need support to get the most out of daily life we can help you manage your recovery

Mental Illness Fellowship Australia Northern Territory
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Mission Australia –  National Psychosocial Support Program
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Personal Helpers and Mentors is recovery focussed – this means we believe that people can recover from mental illness and lead normal, satisfying and rewarding lives.