Emergency Mental Health Services at Noarlunga Hospital
Emergency Mental Health Services (NEMHS) is available 24 hours a day and works closely with NH Emergency Department (ED) staff to assess and support people with diagnosed or suspected mental illness and related disorders.
Prompt intervention can enable timely support to ensure people's safety and to help them manage their illness while limiting restrictions of their freedom and quality of life. The brief intervention service at Noarlunga ED provides short intensive input as part of a community discharge plan.
Location: Noarlunga Emergency Department
Telephone: (08) 8384 9222
Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week
Noarlunga EMHS is supported by:
- Mental Health Community teams
- Southern Intermediate Care Centre
- Trevor Parry Centre
- Morier MH acute admission ward
People can self refer to EMHS or be referred by other agencies.