This team provides both home visit and clinic based mental health services to people living in the community. The clinical service includes mental health assessments and short-term interventions in response to mental health crisis or emergency situations; as well as care coordination for people with longer-term mental illness. The team works with adults aged 18 – 65 years.

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Eligibility

  • Aged 18 – 65 years.
  • Live in the Pittwater area.
  • Primary diagnosis of mental illness or disorder.

Referral

Referral from GP and or health care provider is preferred, however self-referrals are also accepted. To refer please phone the Mental Health Line on 1800 011 511.

Urgent cases

There are several options to access urgent mental health care:

Ring the Mental Health Line on 1800 011 511. This line is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You will be able to speak with a clinician who can provide recommendations about how to manage the situation or put you in contact with the appropriate mental health team.

In urgent cases you can attend the Emergency Department at your nearest Hospital where there is 24 hour access to specialist mental health care and support.

If the situation is urgent or becoming dangerous ring Triple Zero (000) and request ambulance and/or police. They will be able to assist the person safely to the hospital Emergency Department to access mental health care.

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Location: Brookvale Community Health Centre

612-624 Pittwater Road

Brookvale, NSW 2100

Postal: P.O Box 1065,  Balgowlah 2093

Finding Us: Brookvale Community Health Centre is located on Pittwater Road, across from Warringah Mall. ​​

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8:30am - 5pm

Monday - Friday.

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Mental Health Line:

1800 011 511
Centre direct number:

02 9388 5366

After Hours: Monday to Friday after 5pm, and on weekends, please phone the Mona Vale Hospital switch on

02 9998 0333.