Lifeline Australia provides a free, confidential and anonymous, 24-hour telephone counselling service for adults needing emotional support. Lifeline Australia also has a range of information and resources available from their website, about providing care in times of crisis.
The Suicide Callback Service is a free nation-wide telephone support service available to support people at risk of suicide and their carers, and is well suited to people who are geographically or emotionally isolated. The Suicide Callback Service operates seven days a week.
1800RESPECT is a confidential service available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It provides support for:
People experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, sexual assault, domestic or family violence
Their friends and family.
Workers and professionals supporting someone experiencing, or at risk of experiencing sexual assault, domestic or family violence
MensLine Australia is the national telephone and online support, information and referral service for men with family and relationship concerns. The service is available from anywhere in Australia and is staffed by professional counsellors, experienced in men’s issues.
Pregnancy, Birth and Baby supports parents on the journey from pregnancy, to baby and pre-school. We offer guidance and reassurance about behavioural and development concerns such as tantrums, walking, talking or reading for children up to 5 years of age.