Health Information

Women consumers and carers who experience mental illness need to know more about their health.

Select from the services listed below for more information or download WMHNV Health Services Info for Women.

General

Action on Disability within Ethnic Communities – 1800 626 078
Better Health Channel – health topics online
Health Direct – health topics online
Mental Health in Multicultural Australia (MHiMA) – 1300 136 289
Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health – 1800 656 421
Victorian Aboriginal Health Service – 03 9419 3000
Victoria’s Mental Health Services – click for your location
Victorian Transcultural Mental Health (VTMH) – 03 9231 3300

About Mental Illness

Beyond Blue – 1300 22 4636
Jean Hailes – information for women on mental and emotional health – 03 9562 7555
MindHealthConnect (nurse information service) – 1800 022 222
Mental Illness Fellowship – 03 8486 4200
Reach Out (young people) – online chat
Voices Vic (for people who hear voices) – 03 9692 9500

Medication Information

Mental Health Foundation – 03 9826 1422
National Prescribing Service (NPS) MedicineWise – online information

 


Disclaimer: Women’s Mental Health Network Victoria has exercised due care in ensuring the accuracy of the material contained on this website, the information is made available on the basis that The Network is not providing professional advice on a particular matter. This website is not a substitute for independent professional advice nor is it an exhaustive list.

Nothing contained in this website is intended to be used as medical advice, nor should it be used as a substitute for your own health professional’s advice.

If you need urgent support please contact your doctor or call Lifeline – 13 11 14.

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