Urgent help and support
If you or your family member/friend need urgent help in a crisis:
If you or your family member/friend are at immediate risk of suicide or harm, please make sure you are safe and call emergency services, which is 000 in Australia.
In addition, the following national helplines are available to provide support in a crisis.
For more suggestions on how to support a person in an immediate crisis, download this information sheet:
For specific types of support and non-urgent care, there are many other resources listed on the 'Resources' page.
IS THIS AN EMERGENCY?
If you or your family member/friend is at immediate risk of suicide or harm please call emergency services on:
or go to your nearest emergency department
SUICIDE CALL BACK SERVICE
Support for anyone affected by suicide
Support for anyone experiencing emotional distress
Support for domestic, family or sexual violence.
Support for carers of people with mental illness, run by Mind Australia