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About us

We provide inpatient, hospital-based and community mental health services, as well as community alcohol and drug services, to the largest culturally and linguistically diverse population in the state, and regions that have some of the highest population growth.

Contact and location

Access information and assistance in times of mental health crisis 24 hours a day - Phone 1300 MH CALL (1300 64 22 55) / Fax 3078 2120

Latest news

Protecting the mental health of frontline medical workers

As part of a new study commissioned by University of Queensland, Metro South Health (MSH) researchers have developed a set of recommendations to manage the mental health of frontline medical workers during viral outbreaks, such as COVID-19. 

Mental Health Nurse Navigators

Help closer to home: nurse navigators support people with complex mental health needs

People with complex physical and mental health needs will receive care delivered sooner and closer to home thanks to four new Addiction and Mental Health Services nurse navigator roles.

Suicide prevention will be in focus at Addiction and Mental Health Services Research Symposium

The best minds in mental health and suicide prevention will discuss the importance of research to suicide prevention when more than 300 delegates come together at the Addiction and Mental Health Research Symposium at Princess Alexandra Hospital tomorrow.

Is your family protected from measles (2019)

Measles can be very dangerous, and can lead to pneumonia, brain inflammation and other serious illness. Make sure your family’s measles vaccinations are up to date.