ACCESS Team (formerly triage)

The ACCESS Team (formerly Triage) is a 24-hour service for people who may have a complex or serious mental illness and are in crisis.

Services include: mental health assessments, early crisis intervention, referral to other services and telephone phone support to clients, families and other health workers. The clinician will determine the nature and urgency of the response required.

It is a primary point entry to Barwon Health public mental health services and has referral linkages with Barwon Drug and Alcohol Services.

Referral Guidelines: Enquiries and referrals: 1300 094 187

  • Address:

    Swanston Centre, Cnr Swanston & Myers streets, Geelong

  • Contact Hours:

    24 hour service

  • Car Parking:

    On street parking available

  • Phone Number:

    1300 094 187

  • After Hours:

    1300 094 187

Traditional Owners

Barwon Health acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land, the Wathaurong people and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.