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For emergencies in Australia call 000 

Australians for Mental Health does not provide direct mental health services of any kind, including advocacy for individual issues.

The following organisations may be able to help you or a person you are caring for with direct mental health services.

Suicide Call Back Service: 1300 659 467

Lifeline is a non-profit organisation that provides free, 24-hour telephone crisis support service in Australia. 

Call Lifeline on 13 11 14


  SANE Australia offers a range of free digital and telehealth support services for people over 18 years of age.

  Helpline 1800 18 SANE (7236)


Beyond Blue is an Australian mental health and wellbeing support organisation. They provide support programs to address issues related to depression, suicide, anxiety disorders and other related mental illnesses.

Helpline 1300 22 46 36



The Black Dog Institute is a not-for-profit facility for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mood disorders such as depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder.


Headspace is an Australian non-profit organisation for youth mental health.

Helpline 1800 650 850


ReachOut is an internet service for young people that provides information, support and resources about mental health issues



13YARN is an Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander crisis support line funded by the Australian Government with the support of Lifeline.

Helpline 13 92 76

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