Suicide

Support services for suicide

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Connect with support services who are here to help

If you or someone you care about is at risk of dying by suicide, call emergency services right away on 000. If you’re experiencing a suicidal crisis and you need somebody to talk to, connect with Lifeline by calling 13 11 14, texting 0477 13 11 14, or via online chat.

Australia-wide support services

Other services

  • SANE Australia - a mental health charity that provides information, resources, and support to people affected by mental illness. They have a helpline that you can call on 1800 187 263 or use their online forums to connect with others who have experienced similar issues.
  • 13 YARN - an Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders crisis support line. Available 24/7. No shame, no judgement, safe place to yarn. You can reach them on 13 92 76.
  • Open Arms Veterans and Families Counselling - A free, confidential counselling service for Australian veterans, serving personnel, and their families. You can call them 24/7 on 1800 011 046.
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