Support Services

GENERAL PHONE OR CRISIS COUNSELLING

Lifeline general support 13 11 44

Beyondblue general support 1300 224 636

Q Life LGBTI support 1800 184 527

Suicide Helpline crisis intervention and support 1300 651 251

Suicide Callback Service crisis intervention and support 1300 659 467


FOR MEN

Dads in Distress support for fathers, all issues 1300 853 437

Mensline Australia general men’s issues 1300 789 978

Men’s Referral Service for men concerned about anger/violence 1800 065 973


FOR WOMEN

Safe Steps domestic violence 1800 015 188

WIRE women’s referral service/information 1300 134 130

Women’s Health all aspects of women’s health 8345 3045

PANDA post and antenatal depression 1300 726 306

Pregnancy Birth & Baby helpline 1800 882 436


FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS

Kids Help Line all areas of support for kids/teens 1800 551 800

Headspace support, information and advice 1800 650 890

Teen Challenge Careline teen suicide prevention 5852 3777


FOR PARENTS AND FAMILIES

Parentline all types of parenting issues 13 22 89

Maternal & Child Health for mother and/or child concerns 13 22 29

Stepfamilies Australia stepfamilies 9663 6733

Family Drug Help substance use issues 1300 660 068

Family family relationship advice line 1800 050 321

Family Law Court support line 1300 352 000


FAMILY VIOLENCE, CHILD ABUSE AND/OR SEXUAL ASSAULT

1800RESPECT abuse information and support 1800 737 732

Blue Knot Foundation complex trauma/child abuse 1300 657 380

CASA Crisis Line centre against sexual assault 1800 806 292

After hours Child Protection for concerns about child abuse 13 12 78


MENTAL HEALTH INFORMATION AND SUPPORT

Nurse On Call health advice and information 1300 606 024

Anxiety Recovery Centre mental health advice 1300 269 438

Mental Health Helpline mental health support 1300 643 287

SANE Helpline mental illness helpline 1800 187 263


SPECIALIST SERVICES

Direct Line alcohol and drug issues 1800 888 236

Griefline grief helpline service 1300 845 745

Compassionate Friends grief support 1300 064 068

Gambler’s Help gambling problems 1800 858 858

Reconnexion tranquiliser dependency issues 1300 273 266

Victims Of Crime helpline for victims of crime 1800 819 817

Poisons Information poisons information service 13 11 26

Veterans and Families veterans and families counselling 1800 011 046

Carers Australia information and support for carers 1800 242 636

Crisis Contact Centre for emergency accommodation 1800 627 727

Relationships Australia relationship issues 1300 364 277