MENTAL HEALTH ADVOCATE (Advocacy Tasmania) - Hobart

6 Mayfair Plaza, 236 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay

Advocacy Tasmania provide a free statewide, independent and confidential advocacy service. This service is for people with mental health disorder, as well as their relatives and carers. Advocates can assist people to exercise their rights and responsibilities.

They support adolescents and adults who are:

  • in hospital
  • in the community
  • in correctional facilities
  • in rural and remote areas

They support people to exercise their rights to:

  • be safe from harm including abuse, neglect and suicide
  • shelter
  • freedom and liberty
  • fundamental health and wellbeing