Asylum Seeker Mental Health Connect supports people seeking asylum requiring mental health and well-being focused support. This includes:
Asylum Seeker Mental Health Connect
For people requiring immediate practical support, such as emergency relief, housing and employment, it is advised that direct referral is made to the relevant service.
Asylum Seeker Mental Health Connect is a joint response by QPASTT and World Wellness Group to the complex mental health needs of people seeking asylum. The program offers a dedicated team of cross cultural and trauma specialist mental health practitioners working together to provide a timely response to people seeking asylum with complex mental health needs, including sub-acute care needs and addiction and substance abuse issues. Funded by the Queensland Department of Health, the team delivers services in outreach locations and via telehealth to provide state-wide access.