CONNECTcare Access

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CONNECTcare Access

CONNECTcare Access is a service for adults and children who are financially disadvantaged and require counselling and support for problems impacting upon their mental health. We support you around mental health problems such as:-

  • Depression and anxiety
  • Stress
  • Work, school and family problems
  • Grief and other life issues
  • Alcohol and drug problems
  • Other mental health conditions

Clients must be on a low income and not able to afford or access a Private Practitioner.

The Summit Health CONNECTcare Access Team is comprised of Psychologists, Mental Health Occupational Therapists, Mental Health Nurses and Mental Health Social Workers.

A range of client-focused strategies are applied including psycho-education, cognitive behavioural therapy and interpersonal therapy.

Contact our helpful CONNECTcare team on 8406 7715. Hours of Operation 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

CONNECTcare Access Brochure

Mental Health Emergency – we are not an emergency service.

For emergencies please call the Rural & Remote Mental Health Team: Ph 131 465.
This is a 24-hour telephone triage service staffed by mental health clinicians. Anyone can call this number for advice and guidance.

Summit Health gratefully acknowledges the financial and other support from Country SA PHN and the Australian Government Department of Health.