For crisis support call Lifeline on 13 11 14, MH Call 1300 642 255 or in an emergency call 000
11 Jun., 2020
The Peer Participation in Mental Health Services (PPIMS) network has been working with Brook RED and something amazing has been created. The My Mental Health Team celebrates what this collab has led to: The Warm Line - run by peer workers and servicing the North Brisbane and Moreton Bay regions.
The Warm Line operates 5pm - 9pm Monday to Friday and 3pm-9pm Saturday and Sunday.
Phone: 07 3343 9282
Brook RED is a local community organisation, led and run by people with a lived experience with mental health issues. The Warm Line experienced double the number of calls during COVID-19 from their pilot in Metro South region.
The PPIMS Network have previously collaborated with Brook RED on a range of projects including peer workforce development, speaker training, co-reflection, supervision and the development of the Queensland Lived Experience Network.
For more information visit www.brookred.org.au/phone-line.
We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia, their diversity, histories and knowledge and their continuing connections to land, waterways and culture. We pay our respect to all Australian Indigenous Peoples and their cultures, and to Elders of past, present and future generations.
Brisbane North PHN wishes to acknowledge the experience and expertise of the My Mental Health Steering Committee, delegates of the Peer Participation in Mental Health Services (PPIMS) network and health professionals in developing the My Mental Health Website.