We offer non-judgmental, caring and helpful support in a calm, comfortable environment.
Designed in collaboration with the community, including people with a lived experience of a mental health crisis, the UMHCC offers a welcoming place to help everyone feel safe and accepted.
In response to the current COVID situation, and to ensure we can continue to stay open to meet the needs of our guest, when visiting the UMHCC at the moment you’ll notice that the team are wearing masks, goggles and gowns.
Many of our staff are have experienced a mental health crisis and understand what you might be going through.
The Peer Support team work alongside the Clinical team, offering support from your arrival all the way to when you are ready to leave.
We provide immediate help to reduce distress and support you through a crisis, including on-site clinical services.
Our recovery-focused approach helps to understand your needs and provide you with the right support for now and connect you with ongoing support for later.
Drawing from leading international research, we focus on what works to support people in a mental health crisis.
With a long history of providing complex recovery-based support, we take a person-centred approach to match your support with your needs.