In an emergency situation where a person is in immediate danger or at risk of harm, ring:
Emergency Services (000)
1800RESPECT – PHONE: 1800 737 732
24hr. National Sexual Assault, Domestic Family Violence counselling service
Abuse and Neglect Hotline – PHONE: 1800 880 052
8am-8pm Daily. A national referral service for anyone wanting to report claims of abuse and neglect against people with a disability in any government-run or government-funded disability service.
Beyondblue Information Line – ph: 1300 244 636
Information and resources about depression.
Bravehearts – PHONE: 1800 272 831
8am-8pm Weekdays. Information and Support Line, for Child Abuse Victims (any age).
Domestic Violence Line – PHONE: 1800 656 463
24 Hour. Telephone service for people affected by domestic violence.
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Telephone Counselling and Information Line – ph: (02)8594 9596
Operates 7 days a week – from 5.30pm to 10.30pm
Kids Helpline – PHONE: 1800 551 800
24hr. Kids Help Line (KHL) is a free Helpline for children and young people aged 5 to 18
Lifeline – PHONE : 13 11 14
24hr. Telephone counselling service. Contact Lifeline if you are feeling low, depressed or suicidal, or worried about a friend or family member and need immediate help.
Mensline – PHONE: 1300789978
Mensline Australia is the national telephone support, information and referral service for men with family and relationship concerns.
Mental Health Information Service – PHONE: 1300 794 991
9am-5pm Weekdays. Free, anonymous helpline via phone and email. A wide range of information is also available to the public on other services that can directly impact mental health for individuals or their families. Also has access to interpreters.
NSW Mental Health Triage – PHONE: 1800 011 511 Mental Health Line
24hr. NSW Health. Can connect through to local Mental Health Team.
Rape Crisis Service – PHONE: 1800 424 017
24hr. NSW Rape Crisis is a service delivered by Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia
Salvo Care Line – PHONE: (02) 8736 3292
24hr. Christian counselling service.
SANE Australia Helpline – PHONE: 1800 187 263
9am – 5pm Weekdays. SANE Helpline provides information about symptoms, treatments, medications, where to go for support and help for carers. Easy to read pamphlets and other information are also sent out on request.
Suicide Call Back Service – PHONE: 1300 659 467
Survivors & Mates Support Network (SAMSN) – PHONE: 0439838 787
Support Groups and Workshops for male survivors of childhood sexual assault and their families.
Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service (VVCS) – PHONE: 1800 011 046
After Hours telephone crisis counselling for veterans and their families.