Helplines for adults, children and young people

Lifeline: 131114

Lifeline provides a 24 hour Counselling Service staffed by trained volunteer counsellors. You can call anytime from anywhere in Australia.


The Suicide Callback Service: 1300 659 467

The Suicide Callback Service provides  free crisis counselling to people in Australia at risk of suicide, carers for someone who is suicidal and those bereaved by suicide, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.


Kids Helpline: 1800 55 1800

Kids Helpline is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week  for anyone aged 5 to 25 years. It is staffed by trained counsellors.The website also currently offers web and email counselling. Go to