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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

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.

Research to improve Queenslanders wellbeing in the spotlight at The National Mental Health Services Conference

Addiction and Mental Health Services research to improve community wellbeing will be highlighted at The Mental Health Services Conference (TheMHS) in Brisbane next week.

MSH/UQ study into mental health life expectancy

Research reveals the impact of mental health on life expectancy

As part of a new study commissioned by University of Queensland, Metro South Health (MSH) researchers have discovered an 18-year life expectancy gap between people with mental illness and the general population that can only be bridged by protecting patient’s physical and mental health.

Don’t touch bats

The Metro South Public Health Unit is reminding the public not to approach, touch or handle distressed or dead bats, with the current heatwave causing more bats to fall from trees.