Resources are available.
If you or a loved one needs immediate mental health support, please refer to the services below, or should you need more specific assistance please refer to the directory of services here.
24/7 crisis lines
Australian residents can call these crisis lines 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
If you or someone you are with is in immediate danger, please call 000 or go to your nearest hospital emergency department.
Talk to a trained mental health professional any time of the day or night. Calls are confidential. They will listen, provide information and advice and point you in the right direction to seek further support.
1300 22 4636
Open 1pm to midnight, 7 days a week
24-hour crisis support telephone service. Lifeline provides 24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services.
A telephone counselling support line for children and young people ages 5 to 25 and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
1800 551 800
A mental health professional will answer your call about mental health concerns for you or someone you are concerned about, including children, teens, adults and older people.
1800 011 511
National services that provides free 24/7 phone, video and online professional counselling to people who are affected by suicide.
1300 659 467