About Us

Forensicare (Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health) is Victoria’s leading provider of forensic mental health care. We work to meet the needs of consumers with serious mental illnesses across the justice system, mental health sectors and the community.

COVID-19: Visiting our services

To prevent the spread of COVID-19 and keep our consumers, staff and visitors safe, we have introduced restrictions for visiting Forensicare services. Updated 25 May 2020.

Our Services

We deliver a range of mental health programs targeted at patients with different needs at different stages of recovery; from early intervention and prevention, inpatient care, rehabilitation and community transition support.

Research & Training

Expand your knowledge and understanding of forensic behaviour and mental health issues through our comprehensive research, educational and training programs at Forensicare.  Our programs are highly-regarded, evidence-based and delivered by some of the most experienced clinicians and researchers in the field of forensic mental health.