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Offer crisis support and suicide prevention

Suicide Call Back Service

1300 659 467

Provides free nationwide professional telephone and online counselling for anyone affected by suicide.


1300 224 636

Offer support and point you in the right direction for the cost of a local call (could be more from mobiles).

Black Dog Institute

1300 224 636

Offer support and point you in the right direction for the cost of a local call (could be more from mobiles).

Carers Australia

1800 242 636

Short-term counselling and emotional and psychological support services for carers and their families in each state and territory.


1800 650 890

Free online and telephone service that supports young people aged between 12 and 25 and their families going through a tough time.

Kids Helpline

1800 55 1800

A free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.

MensLine Australia

1300 789 978

A telephone and online support, information and referral service, helping men to deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.

The Butterfly Foundation

1800 334 673

Butterfly’s ED HOPE is Australia’s national eating disorders support service providing phone, email and web counselling as well as a range of online resources.

Young Diggers

Support and programs for serving and ex-serving military personnel and their families.


An innovative website dedicated to providing access to trusted, relevant mental health care services, online programs and resources.

MindSpot Clinic

1800 61 44 34

An online and telephone clinic providing free assessment and treatment services for Australian adults with anxiety or depression.

Relationships Australia

1300 364 277

A provider of relationship support services for individuals, families and communities.

SANE Australia Helpline

1800 187 263

Information about mental illness, treatments, where to go for support and help carers.

Support after Suicide

Information, resources, counselling and group support to those bereaved by suicide. Education and professional development to health, welfare and education professionals.

Ted Noffs Foundation

1800 753 300

Free Youth Drug and Alcohol Service.
Counselling and Casework.
Street University, youth engagement facility with free workshops.

International Helplines and Services

You Matter

You Matter is a safe space for youth to discuss and share stories about mental health and wellness, created and administered by the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.


Can’t talk on the phone, and seeking alternative help for emotional crisis? Find digital health services including live crisis chat, SMS texting, email, peer support forums, social media, apps, videos, and more.

Crisis Chat

Lifeline Crisis Chat is a service of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline in partnersip with CONTACT USA. Crisis Chat provides online emotional support, crisis intervention, and suicide prevention services. The chat specialists are here to listen and support you through whatever difficult times you may be facing.

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