Mental Health Line:
1800 011 511
A 24-hour Mental Health telephone access service.
1800 551 800
A national 24-hour telephone counselling service for children and young people in Australia.
13 11 14
A national 24-hour telephone and online counselling service for all ages, featuring an online chat service.
Mensline Australia: www.mensline.org.au
A national 24-hour telephone and online counselling service for men.
Suicide Call Back Service: www.suicidecallbackservice.org.au 1300 659 467
A national 24-hour telephone and online counselling service for those feeling suicidal and those caring from someone who is suicidal, or those affected by suicide.
A national organisation which aims to reduce the prevalence of anxiety and depression in Australia and the stigma surrounding the issues.
Black Dog Institute: www.blackdoginstitute.org.au
Expert information on depression and bipolar disorder for the public and professionals, including information on getting help for mood disorders and suggestions on ways of staying well.
The National Perinatal Depression Helpline 1300 726 306
Information about PND (link)
Youth mental health
Information, support and advice for young people 12-25, and their families, on general health; mental health and wellbeing; alcohol and other drugs; education, employment and other services. Centres around Australia provide with access to youth-friendly health professionals.
A national online youth suicide prevention program, featuring information and resources.