Mental Health & Transitional Housing - Centacare Brisbane

Mental Health & Transitional Housing

Mental Health & Transitional Housing

Centacare Anam Cara is a leading mental health and transitional housing service provider. We provide a range of support services to adults 18 and over living across the Brisbane metropolitan areas including Ipswich, Logan, Bayside and Redcliffe regions.

What we do

Individual Lifestyle Support
  • focus on individual’s recovery
  • empowers people to actively decide on their recovery plans
  • supports people to make choices that will enhance their well-being
  • assists people to take ownerships and responsibility for all aspects of their lives
  • encourages participation in their local community.
Transitional Housing Program

Blackwattle House – 24 Hour Support

& Oxford House – Day Time Support

  • support for up to 6 months
  • maximum of 3 tenants per house
  • furnished secure room for each tenant
  • assistance with identifying goals and how to achieve them.


Transitional Support
  • support for 2-8 weeks after exiting program
  • assist in accessing appropriate future support if required.


Support Services

Typical Support Activities Include:

  • recovery focused goal setting
  • maintaining health and well being
  • household management
  • personal health care
  • finding future accommodation
  • budgeting
  • decision making
  • advocacy
  • maintaining positive relationships
  • accessing education and training
  • active engagement in local community
  • networking
  • accessing public transport
  • accessing employment opportunities

Access to our individualized services is available to adults with a primary psychiatric illness either through government funding or fee for service.


For more information please call 1300 Centacare (1300 236 822)