Helen Mayo House

State-wide mother-baby unit, inpatient services for mothers with mental health problems

Organisation Address
c/- Glenside Health Services 226 Fullarton Rd Glenside, SA 5065
Organisation Phone
08 7087 1030
Organisation Fax
08 7087 1060
Organisation Email
PO Box 17 Fullarton, SA 5063
Parent Body:
Women's and Children's Health Network
Hours:
Inpatient services 24 hours, 7 days per week
Eligibility:
For women experiencing moderate to severe mental illness following the birth of a baby. Women need to be referred by either a GP, private psychiatrist, Community Mental Health Worker or Acute Crisis Intervention Service Team (ACIS) tel. 13 1465 for assessment/referral

An inpatient unit of Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Services of Women's & Children's Health Network.

Information
Services
  • Inpatient services for women who are unable to care for themselves and their baby or child up to 3 years at home
  • Limited community support services for women with mental health problems and compromised infant attachments, including advice regarding services
  • Telephone counselling (24 hours) for women in distress after the birth of their baby if national perinatal depression helpline (1300 726 306) unavailable out of hours
  • Educational services for community groups and health organisations
Last updated: 10/04/2019
Information provided by: Burnside Council (Library)
The SAcommunity website is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia Licence. © Copyright 2019