North West & Western Tasmania

Open Arms provides counselling programs to Australian veterans, peacekeepers, and current serving members of the defence force and their families.
It is a specialised, free and confidential Australia-wide service.
Open Arms staff are qualified psychologists or social workers with experience in working with veterans, peacekeepers and their families. They can provide a wide range of treatments and programs for war and service-related mental health conditions including post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), including free and confidential counselling, group treatment programs, suicide prevention training, and their community and peer network to support the mental health and well-being of past and present servicemen and their families.
CALL 1800 011 046 (24 HOURS)

Services Included
Individual, couple and family counselling
After-hours crisis telephone counselling
Case management services
Group programs for common mental health issues
Suicide prevention training
We can help you work through issues such as stress, relationship, family problems and other lifestyle issues as well as emotional or psychological issues associated with your military service.
1800 011 046
Mersey Community Care Association, 167 Steele St, Devonport