Our Organisation

The Mental Health Service is a clinical stream managing all mental health services throughout the Sydney Local Health District.

Our Mission

  • To ensure all members of our community have equitable access to high quality patient-centred mental health care.

Our Values

  • Collaboration - Working together as a team, combining skills and talents
  • Openness - Sharing of information and organisational transparency
  • Respect - Valuing others
  • Empowerment - Supporting people to realise their potential, having trust in the integrity of our organisation

Our Organisation is guided by the standards of the Australian Council for Healthcare Standards (ACHS). The ACHS is an authorised accreditation agency with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care. Our service is accredited under the National Safety and Quality Health Services Standards (NSQHSS).

We are a learning organisation committed to training our staff, engaging in research and supporting the latest developments in mental health care.