Useful Websites

Lifeline

24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services.

www.lifeline.org.au

Suicide Call Back Service

A nationwide service that provides professional 24/7 telephone and online counselling to people who are affected by suicide.

www.suicidecallbackservice.org.au

beyondblue

Provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live.

www.beyondblue.org.au

SANE Australia

Supporting the mental health of Australians affected by complex mental illness.

www.sane.org

Youth Beyond Blue

beyondblue's dedicated site for youth. Information, resources and support for young people dealing with depression and/or anxiety.

www.youthbeyondblue.com

Headspace

National Youth Mental Health Foundation

www.headspace.org.au

eheadspace

Provides online and telephone support and counselling to young people 12-25 and their families and friends.

www.eheadspace.org.au

Kids Helpline

Free, private and confidential 24/7 phone and online counselling service for young people aged 5 - 25.

www.kidshelpline.com.au

Mensline

Telephone and online counselling service for men with family and relationship concerns.

www.mensline.org.au 

Reach Out

Online mental health organisation for young people and their parents, offering practical support, tools and tips.

www.reachout.com

Be You

Be You aims to transform Australia’s approach to supporting children’s and young people’s mental health in early learning services and schools, from early years to 18.

www.beyou.edu.au

Carers NSW Australia

Carers NSW works with all carers regardless of their age, location, life-stage or circumstances. This includes those caring for individuals with support needs relating to ageing, disability, health and mental illness.

www.carersnsw.org.au

Mental Health in Multicultural Australia

A national focus for advice and support to provides and governments on mental health and suicide prevention for people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds. This involves representation and support for CALD communities interest in the mental health sector and raising awareness of mental illness and suicide prevention in CALD communities.

www.mhima.org.au

Transcultural Mental Health Centre

Working with people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities, health professionals and partner organisations across NSW to support good mental health. Services complement public Mental Health Services (hospital and community) and enhance pathways to care for culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

www.dhi.health.nsw.gov.au/tmhc/default.aspx

Conversations Matter

A practical online resource to support safe and effective community discussions about suicide.

www.conversationsmatter.com.au

Blackdog Institute

A translational research institute that aims to reduce the incidence of mental illness and the stigma around it, to actively reduce suicide rates and empower everyone to live the most mentally healthy lives possible.

www.blackdoginstitute.org.au

1800RESPECT

Confidential information, counselling and support service open 24 hours to support people impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence and abuse.

www.1800respect.org.au

Operation Life Online

Providing the serving and ex-serving community with tailored mental health and suicide prevention tools and resources.

www.at-ease.dva.gov.au/suicideprevention/

Suicide Prevention Australia

Delivering national leadership for the meaningful reduction of suicide in Australia.

www.suicidepreventionaust.org

Support After Suicide

Information, resources and support for people bereaved by suicide; as well as education and professional development to health, welfare and education professionals

www.supportaftersuicide.org.au

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