Telephone options


Other support options: online and face-to-face

Having a conversation with someone over the phone can be a useful way to get things out, get support, and get information. Telephone chat options include:


Health-related advice, can provide recommendations of who you should talk to and how quickly you should do it.
Phone: 13 43 25 84

Counselling services for anyone at anytime.
Phone: 13 11 14

Telephone and online counselling for young people aged 12-25.
Phone: 1800 551 800

Phone counselling support with a qualified youth mental health professional, for people people 12 to 25 years old or their family.
Phone: 1800 650 890

Information, advice and referral for mental illness.
Phone: 1800 187 263

Information and referral for depression and anxiety.
Phone: 1300 224 636

Crisis counselling and general support.
Phone: 1300 36 36 22

Support, counselling and education for parents.
Phone: 1300 301 300

National sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service.
Phone: 1800 737 732

Support, advice and referral for those experiencing domestic or family violence.
Womensline Phone: 1800 811 811
Menssline Phone: 1800 600 636

Telephone and online support, information and referral service to help men with relationship and other problems
Phone: 1300 78 99 78

Peer counselling service for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their families and friends.
Phone: 1800 184 527 (7pm to 10pm)

Access to support, information and referral to services that may be of assistance for older people
Phone: 1300 651 192

Mental health services for culturally and linguistically diverse people and communities.
Phone:(07) 3848 1600

Counselling and group programs for Australian veterans, peacekeepers and their families.
Phone: 1800 011 046

Support for family, friends and carers of people with mental illness.
Phone: 1800 351 881

Carers Australia

Ongoing short term counselling for carers.
Phone: 1800 242 636

Access to support, information and referral to mental health-related services in your area, 9am to 7pm Monday to Friday.
Phone: 1300 729 686

Connects you to an experienced mental health worker to find information and support.
Phone: 1800 985 944 or go online.

Drug and alcohol counselling.
Phone: 1800 888 236

Support, encouragement and resources to help you quit smoking.
Phone: 1800 888 236

Support, information and resources for cancer patients and those supporting them.
Phone: 13 11 20

Support for families affected by relationship or separation issues
Phone: 1800 050 321

Non-urgent incident reporting and general police enquiries
Phone: 131 444




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