Adults' Mental Health Services

Public mental health services in South Australia work in collaboration with private sector health providers and non-government organisations. Services available to assist adults aged 18 to 64 years with mental health issues are provided by:

  • community mental health services
  • public hospitals
  • non-government organisations
  • general practitioners
  • allied health professionals providing Medicare funded and private fee for service allied mental health services (for example psychologists, social workers, occupational therapists)
  • psychiatrists (working privately on a fee for service basis).

For assistance in a mental health emergency contact the mental health triage service on 13 14 65.