Northern Adelaide Head to Health

A free service for adults who are experiencing distress, or who are worried about themselves or someone they care about.

A safe place. To be yourself.

Northern Adelaide Head to Health is a free service offering caring, friendly and helpful support for adults experiencing psychological distress, suicidal thoughts or crisis, in a calm and welcoming environment.

23 Gillingham Rd, Elizabeth

  Opening hours

Monday – Friday: 8.30 am – 9 pm

Saturday – Sunday: 12 pm – 6.30 pm

Public holidays: 12 pm – 6.30 pm

Northern Adelaide Head to Heath provides:

  • Immediate help to reduce distress.
  • Help to safely cope with thoughts of suicide.
  • Help to navigate through a crisis.
  • Support to improve your wellbeing.
  • Help to connect with ongoing support.
  • Short to medium-term support from mental health practitioners and clinicians.
  • Support for carers and families of people experiencing distress.

What to expect

  • Someone there when you need support

    Our team will work with you to understand what will help right now, and then if needed, help you find the right support for later.

  • Support from people who have lived through it.

    Many of our staff have experienced a mental health crisis themselves and understand what you may be going through.

  • Recovery focused approach

    We offer a single point of entry where you can chat to someone and be referred to the most appropriate services that meet your needs.

  • A new way to access mental health and wellbeing support

    Whether you’re trying to improve your sense of wellbeing, looking for help with something that’s bothering you, or helping someone you care about, Head to Health is here for you.

Accessing this service

If you know someone who may benefit from visiting Northern Adelaide Head to Health, we accept referrals from GPs, mental health services, community services, carers, families and individuals.


Visit us

If you need support or know someone who does, you can drop in and learn more about how we can help.

No referral or appointment is required.

Northern Adelaide Head to Health is located at 23 Gillingham Rd, Elizabeth.

Call us

This service is provided by Sonder and funded by Adelaide PHN, the Australian Government and the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network.