• Online crisis support and counselling services



    Online crisis support

    KidsHelpline - online ‘chat’ and email (or phone 24/7) counselling for young people 5-25 years

    Lifeline - online ‘chat’ (or phone 24/7) short- term crisis support for concerns about coping or staying safe

    Suicide Call Back Service - crisis counselling online (video or web ‘chat’) or phone 24/7, plus telephone counselling callbacks for people affected by suicide


    Online counselling support

    Blue Knot Foundation (formerly known as ASCA) - short term telephone counselling, information and resources for adult survivors of complex childhood trauma, and for families and professionals

    Butterfly Foundation - online or phone counselling, information, and online support groups for people concerned about eating disorders, disordered eating, and body image problems

    CanTeen - online ‘chat’ or email (or phone) counselling and forums for people aged 12-24 years living with the impact of cancer (as a patient or has a family member living with cancer)

    Counselling Online - online 'chat' 24/7 for people concerned about their own or another person's drug or alcohol concerns

    eheadspace - online ‘chat’, email (or phone) with youth mental health professional for young people 12-25 years and others worried about a young person

    Gambling help - online 'chat' (or phone) counselling 24/7 and peer support forums for people concerned about their own or another person's gambling

    MensLine - online 'chat', video or phone counselling 24/7, and both peer/practitioner support forums

    QLife - online ‘chat’ (or phone) counselling for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people (LGBTI), families and friends

    What Were We Thinking? information, peer and professional support, interactive worksheets, videos and a free app (iOS and Android) for first-time parents and professionals

    1800RESPECT - information, phone and online counselling 24/7 provided by the National Sexual Assault, Domestic and Family Violence Counselling Service for people seeking help for themselves or someone else


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