For crisis support call Lifeline on 13 11 14, MH Call 1300 642 255 or in an emergency call 000
Many groups in our community require specific support services to ensure that their personal and cultural needs are met.
The following pages provide services and resources for people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex plus community.
Culturally responsive support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
Finding the right mental health service can be challenging for people who people from other cultures or people who speak another language other than English.
Most LGBTIQ+ people lead happy and healthy lives. But many also experience discrimination and difficulties accessing care.
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.