Independent Mental Health Advocacy

Contact us

How to contact us via phone, email or post.

If you are receiving, or at risk of receiving, compulsory treatment and would like support, or would like to know more about getting support for another person:

Call us on 1300 947 820 between 9.30 am and 4.30 pm seven days a week or email

We have First Nation advocates. Let us know if you would like to speak to a First Nation advocate.

You can also call 1800 959 353 to hear a free recording of your rights. This phone line is available 24 hours a day.

By law, we will contact you at key points if you are experiencing compulsory treatment. Learn how to tell us not to contact you.

Online enquiries

Contact us using our online contact form. You can also refer a person if you have consent.

Business enquiries only

If you have a business enquiry, phone (03) 9093 3701.


Our advocates are based in Melbourne, Geelong, Bendigo, Dandenong, Sunshine, Frankston, Ringwood, Shepparton, and Broadmeadows, but assist people across the whole of Victoria.

Central office

570 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Postal address:
GPO Box 4380

Reviewed 23 May 2024