Mental Health Emergency Response Line

Clinicians at the Mental Health Emergency Response Line (MHERL) provide assessment, specialist intervention and support for people experiencing a mental health emergency and if required, referral to a local mental health service.

What areas are covered?

Rapid response to mental health emergencies is provided across the Perth metropolitan area, from Two Rocks in the north to Peel and Waroona in the south.

Who should use mental health emergency services?

These services should be used by people involved in a mental health emergency in the community. These might include:

  • individuals who feel that they need urgent assistance
  • families or carers of those with a mental illness
  • members of the general public who witness a mental health crisis and need assistance
  • health professionals
  • community welfare service providers

Last Updated: 15/04/2021