In case of emergency call 000

What can you expect?

The adult community mental health teams provide a comprehensive mental health assessment, short-term treatment/care interventions for people with mental illness in crisis and ongoing support for people with prolonged and severe mental illness, who may require longer periods of treatment and support.

Who do we care for?

We provide short, medium and long-term care and treatment for people in crisis and for those with severe and enduring mental illness.

The services work in partnership with the consumer and their family, utilising a recovery framework. 

How can I access this service?

All referrals to the Ballarat Adult Community Services are made through the Access and Triage Service on

1300 247 647.

If you are an existing consumer of the service, contact us during business hours on Ph: (03) 5320 4100.


Ballarat Adult Community Teams


1 Drummond Street North
Ballarat VIC 3350


1300 247 647 for new referrals or 03 5320 4100 for existing clients

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 5 pm

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