Mental Health Services
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You can visit the website to find information about depression, anxiety and suicide, available treatments, recovery and staying well. There are also personal stories and an online forum for people to share their experiences and offer encouragement and hope to others.
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The North West Adult Community Mental Health Service has central locations in both Devonport and Burnie. The Child & Adolescent and the Older Persons Community Mental Health Services are located within Burnie. The community teams deliver services to the entire North West region.
The inpatient unit, Spencer Clinic, is located within the North West Regional Hospital at Burnie.
All services, irrespective of location, deliver services to the entire North West region.