Forensic mental health

Forensic mental health is a specialist area of the mental health system that provides services to meet the needs of offenders with mental disorders.


The services provided may include:

  • inpatient acute and continuing care
  • rehabilitation services
  • mental health services provided within custodial settings
  • provision of mental health services within the community.

Who we work closely with

The Forensic Mental Health Service operates in close collaboration with the: