Help and support lines

​If you or someone you know needs an emergency response or urgent medical attention call triple zero (000) or go to the closest emergency department.



Anyone experiencing a personal crisis or thinking about suicide can contact Lifeline. Available 24/7

Phone: 13 11 14

External page link Lifeline

MensLine Australia

A support, information and referral service, helping men to deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.  Available 24/7.

Phone:  1300 78 99 78

External page link MensLine

Kids Helpline

Kids Helpline is a free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.  Available 24/7. 

Phone: 1800 55 1800

External page link Kids Helpline

Suicide Call Back Service

Provides crisis counselling to people at risk of suicide, families and carers of someone who is suicidal and those bereaved by suicide.  Available 24/7.

Phone: 1300 659 467

External page link Suicide Call Back Service

Veterans Line

Provides counselling and group programs to Australian veterans, peacekeepers and their families.  Available 24/7.

Phone: 1800 011 046

External page link Veterans Line

Relationships Australia

Provides relationship support services for individuals, families and communities.

Phone: 1300 364 277

External page link Relationships Australia

Counselling services

There are a range of private providers (for example, psychologists, social workers, counsellors and occupational therapists) who also provide a range of mental health services.  Please refer to the local telephone directory or Beyondblue’s Get support for further service information and contact details.

External page link beyondblue