Emergency and Crisis Contacts

In an emergency

Call 000. If someone has attempted, or is at immediate risk of attempting to harm themselves or someone else, call triple zero (000) immediately.

Acute Mental Health Situation

The NSW Mental Health Access Line: 1800 011 511 (24/7)

Crisis Telephone Counselling Services

Lifeline Australia: 13 11 14 (24/7) or online services. Provides crisis support and suicide prevention services.

Kids Helpline: 1800 55 1800 (24/7). Telephone and online counselling and support service for young people ( 5 -  25 years). 

Suicide Call Back Service: 1300 659 467 (24/7). Crisis counselling to people at risk of suicide, carers for someone who is suicidal and those bereaved by suicide.

Other helpful numbers

1800RESPECT: 1800 737 732 (24/7). National Sexual Assault, Domestic Family Violence Counselling Service. 

MensLine Australia: 1300 78 99 78 (24/7)

Child Protection Helpline - 132 111 (24/7)

Healthdirect Australia - 1800 022 222