Australia Helplines, Crisis Lines & Lifelines for Kids, Teens & Women: Suicide, Child Abuse, Domestic Abuse, LGBT, Runaways, Bullying & More
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|Australia Kids and Teens Helplines|
Web areas for | Kids (5-12)| Teens & Young Adults (13 - 25) |Parents & Carers |
Any time. Any reason You can talk with our team on 1800 55 1800, via email or WebChat. We listen and care. Talking helps. We’ve also got heaps of tips and info for you.
Kids Help Line is Australia's only free, confidential and anonymous, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.
Also: Chat 3pm to 12am (AEST)7 days a week | Online Options: | Email | Chat | Forum |Help Resources.
Going through tough times? Stress, anxiety and feeling down can affect anyone, and in fact happens to a lot of us at some point in our lives.
We all have good days and bad days. However, if you're feeling sad, down or anxious and these feelings have started to affect what you would normally enjoy or do, then it's important to find out what's going on and what you can do about it.
|Child Abuse Helplines - Australia|
You can contact our toll-free National Child Abuse Helpline from Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm AEST:
A wide range of people affected by child abuse contact the Helpline, including victims, parents, relatives, teachers, friends, professionals, carers and many others. Many of the callers require information on the indicators of child abuse and what to do, information about issues related to normal child development and assistance on how to talk to children about personal safety.
|Suicide and Crisis Help Helplines - Australia|
Need someone to talk to? We offer 24-Hour telephone counselling and online chat.
Common call themes include: abuse/violence, mental illness, life direction, suicide related issues, loneliness, etc.
Lifeline counsellors are ready to talk and listen no matter how big or how small the problem might seem. They are trained to offer emotional support in times of crisis or when callers may be feeling down.
Free counselling 24 hours a day 7 days a week across Australia
Suicide Call Back Service provides free phone, video & online counselling for anyone affected by suicide.
Call a Suicide Help Line – If you are Feeling Suicidal
Your friends and family members would rush to your aid if you were drowning or in an accident, so tell them now if your life is in danger from suicide.
If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal, know that there are many people who will gladly assist you if you let them know you have a problem.
Youthline WA 1800 198 313
There are many things that could be happening in our lives that might prompt someone to call us. Everyone’s story is different and we are here to listen to what is on your mind;
“Do I have to be suicidal to call you?” No you don’t. Most of our callers are not suicidal or ever had thoughts of suicide. We want you to call us before you feel that way. As our service is dedicated to reducing suicide we will likely check in with you and ask you if you have experienced thoughts of suicide or had previous suicide attempts.
|Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault & Rape Helplines for Women - Australia|
Also: Online counselling delivered by qualified, experienced professionals 24/7
National counselling helpline, information and support 24/7 Are you experiencing sexual assault or domestic and family violence? Seeking to support someone who is? We can help.
|LGBT Help & Information Helplines - Australia|
Also online Chat
QLife is Australia’s first nationally-oriented counselling and referral service for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) people. QLife provides nation-wide, early intervention, peer supported telephone and web based services to diverse people of all ages experiencing poor mental health, psychological distress, social isolation, discrimination, experiences of being misgendered and/or other social determinants that impact on their health and wellbeing.
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