Visitors are permitted at Austin Health sites with some restrictions. Find out more about our visitor restrictions.
The Secure Extended Care Unit (SECU) is a 25-bed facility providing secure inpatient treatment, rehabilitation and care in a contained environment.
Our clients are typically difficult to engage in treatment with behaviours that, in the absence of a stable, structured environment, can put themselves and the community at risk.
We provide the following services:
You can refer yourself or someone that you're concerned about to our mental health services.
Call our mental health triage service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for information, assessment and referral.
Phone: 1300 859 789
Find out how to refer your patient to mental health.