Supporting links

Supporting links

Services and supports

  • Lifeline
    24-hour national telephone crisis counselling service and online counselling
    Telephone: 13 11 14 or


  • Kids Helpline
    Free confidential 24 hour telephone and online counselling for young people between 5 and 25 years. 
    Telephone: 1800 55 1800 or
    For kids:  
    For teenagers and young adults:    


  • Suicide Call Back Service
    24-hour national telephone counselling service to people 18 years and over and online services
    Telephone: 1300 659 467 or  


  • Mindhealthconnect
    Website aggregates mental health resources and content from the leading health organisations  


  • beyondblue: National depression initiative
    24-hour telephone support and online chat service and links to local services
    Telephone: 1300 22 4636 or  


  • e-headspace
    Online counselling for young people 12-25 years –


  • headspace School Support
    Provides localised support to secondary schools affected by a suicide - 1800 688 248


  • StandBy - Support after Suicide
    24-hour coordinated community response service to families, friends and communities who have been bereaved through suicide –

Useful Resources



Useful Training

  • LivingWorks Australia: Targeted training for communities, caregivers and professionals -

  • Mental Health First Aid: Training for those assisting adults, young people, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Vietnamese communities with mental health problems or in a mental crisis -

  • Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Suicide Prevention Training: Free online training course for Australian residents –