Crisis Support

Crisis Support

  • Lifeline – call 13 11 14 for this Australia-wide crisis support and suicide prevention service. Lifeline’s service finder is a directory of free or low-cost health and community services available in Australia. It includes services such as domestic violence, family and children's services, financial assistance and mental health.

  • 1800RESPECT – call 1800 737 732 for 24-hour support people affected by sexual assault, domestic or family violence and abuse.

  • Beyond Blue – call 1300 22 4636 for support for issues relating to anxiety and depression help, including mental wellbeing support for COVID‑19.

  • Suicide Call Back Service – call 1300 659 467 for this free service for people having suicidal thoughts or for family or friends affected by suicide.

  • SuicideLine – call 1300 651 251 for free and anonymous support, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week across Victoria.

  • Kids Helpline – call 1800 551 800 for free counselling for young people between the ages of 5 and 25.