Urgent Help

Lifeline  Provides all Australians experiencing a personal
crisis with access to 24-hour crisis support and
suicide prevention services
13 11 14
NSW Mental Health Line  A single number, state-wide 24-hour mental health telephone access service 1800 011 511
Suicide Call Back Service A nationwide service that provides 24/7 telephone, video and online professional counselling 1300 659 467

Mental Health Organisations

beyondblue Provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health 1300 22 4636
Kids Helpline A free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25 1800 55 1800
headspace A free service that supports young people aged between 12 and 25 and their families going through a tough time 1800 650 890
Mindspot Clinic An online and telephone clinic providing free assessment and treatment services for Australian adults with anxiety or depression 1800 61 44 34
MensLine Australia A telephone and online support, information and referral service for men 1300 78 99 78
QLife A nationally-oriented counselling and referral service for LGBTI people 1800 184 527
National Indigenous Critical Response Service Provides emotional and practical support to bereaved families and individuals impacted by a suicide or other traumatic loss 1800 805 801
Carers Australia Short-term counselling and emotional and psychological support services for carers and their families 1800 242 636
1800RESPECT National sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service 1800 737 732
Child Protection Helpline Call if you are concerned that a child or young person is demonstrating suicidal or self-harming behaviours and they are a danger to themselves and their parent/carer is neglecting their mental health care 132 111
Relationships Australia A provider of relationship support services for individuals, families and communities 1300 364 277
Men’s Referral Service Men’s Referral Service provide telephone counselling, information and referrals for men who use domestic and family violence 1300 766 491
SANE Australia Information about mental illness, treatments, where to go for support and help for carers 1800 187 263
Life in Mind Life in Mind is a resource for the suicide prevention community and people looking for information about suicide.

Suicide Education

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