Victorian government links

The Department of Health and Human Services is responsible for mental health policies, program activities, performance and services. The Mental Health Branch and the Office of the Chief Psychiatrist are located within the Department.

Complaint handling agencies, statutory bodies and tribunals

The following organisations deal with complaints and issues that are outside the jurisdiction of the MHCC.

Legal advice and information

The following organisations provide legal information and advice.

Support, information and advice

The following organisations provide information and a range of support and education services for individuals, families, carers and mental health service providers.


Support for Victorians from culturally and linguistically diverse communities

Support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Support for LGBTI people

Support for regional Victorians