HELPLINES

Black Dog Institute

Information on symptoms, treatment and prevention of depression and bipolar disorder.
Carers Australia 
1800 242 636
Short-term counselling and emotional and psychological support services for carers and their families in each state and territory.

 
Headspace

1800 650 890
Free online and telephone service that supports young people aged between 12 and 25 and their families going through a tough time.

Kids Helpline

1800 55 1800
A free, private and confidential telephone and online counselling service that is specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.

MensLine Australia

1300 789 978
A telephone and online support, information and referral service, helping men to deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.
 
The Butterfly Foundation

1800 334 673
Phone, web chat and email support for those experiencing an eating disorder, friends, family, carers and professionals.

Lifeline

13 11 14
Free 24-hour Telephone Crisis support service.