Counselling and Helplines

 

Mental Health

ARAFMI Information and Support Line

Information on mental health, support and advice

1800 655 198

Anxiety Disorders Information Line

Information and telephone support regarding anxiety disorders

1300 794 992

Carers NSW Carer Line

Information, support and counselling

1800 242 636

Health Direct

Talk to a registered nurse or after hours GP if you are concerned about someone’s physical health

1800 022 222

Mensline

1300 789 987

Mental Health Information Service

Information, telephone support and referral on issues relating to mental health generally

1300 794 991

Mindspot

A free clinic for people with stress, worry, anxiety, low mood or depression.  The clinic offers screening assessments, treatment courses, or will help people find local service that can help.

1800 614 434

SANE Helpline

Provides information about symptoms, treatments, where to go for help and support for carers.

1800 187 263

Schizophrenia Fellowship Information Line

Available 9 – 5 weekdays

1800 985 944
 

 

Suicide Specific

Lifeline

13 11 14

Suicide Call Back Service

Professional counselling service for anyone affected by suicide

1300 659 467

Salvation Army Care Line

1300 363 622

StandBy (North Coast NSW)

For people bereaved by suicide

0417 119 298

QLifeline

For people who identify as Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual & intersex

(07) 5506 7370
 

Young People

Kids Helpline

E-Headspace (online counselling for young people 12-25 years)

1800 551 800

 

 

Alcohol and Other Drugs


Al-Anon

Support group for family members of people with problematic alcohol use

1300 252 666

Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)

For 24 hour advice, information and referral

1800 422 599