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Mental Health

In case of Emergency: PLEASE CONTACT 000

Introduction

This page came about as a result of some discussions about R U OK Day and Mental Health issues on OzBargain. OzBargain (and other forums) shouldn't be a substitute for seeking advice from a health professional, especially in the case of mental health. It is strongly recommended that you seek help from the professional organisations below and to report any users to us who may need assistance.

Organisations

  • Kids Help Line 1800 551 800 (free from landlines and any Optus/Virgin mobile phone)
  • Lifeline 13 11 14 (cost of local call from landline or free from mobile phone)
  • Mensline 1300 78 9978
  • Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467 (cost of a local call)
  • VVCS – Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service 1800 011 046

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

General Mental Health Resources

Nationwide

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Parenting Advice

The Parent Line is available to assist parents, with stressful parenting issues or concerns.

Eating Disorders

ACT

  • Eating Disorders Foundation of ACT (EDFACT) (02) 6166 1679

NSW

NT

There are currently no eating disorder-specific associations in the Northern Territory.

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA