There are many groups available to people who wish to access counselling or support, particularly in times of crisis. Below are the details of some of the organisations available.
24 hour telephone service for people in crisis needing urgent help.
Phone: 1800 199 008
Suicidal/Crisis Support Chat.
Phone: 13 11 14
Phone: 1300 224 636
National family violence and sexual assault.
Phone: 1800 737 732
Family Relationships Advice Line
Provides information and advice on family relationship issues and parenting arrangements after separation.
Phone: 1800 050 321
Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline
24 hour support and counselling for women experiencing family and domestic violence.
Phone: 1800 007 339
SARC: Sexual Assault Resource Centre
Provides 24-hour emergency response, counselling and support for women and men, 13 years and over, who have been affected by sexual assault or sexual abuse.
Phone: 1800 199 888 or 9340 1828
QLife Telphone Counselling
QLife provides nation-wide peer supported telephone and web based services to diverse people of all ages experiencing poor mental health, psychological distress, social isolation, discrimination, experiences of being misgendered and/or other social determinants that impact on thier health and well being.
Phone: 1800 184 527 (5.30pm to 10.30pm 7 days a week)
Men’s Domestic Violence Helpline
24 hour information, referral and telephone counselling for men.
Phone: 1800 000 599
Provides telephone and online support, information and a referral service. They provide counselling support for men to help deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.
Phone: 1300 789 978
Kid’s Help Line
Online and phone counselling for young people aged up to 25.
Phone: 1800 551 800