Information Sources

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Mental Health

Sane Australia : Provides mental illness advice and referrals weekday 9am-5pm as well as online resources and information

Call: 1800 18 7263

www.sane.org

beyondblue :  Information and online resources  for depression, anxiety and related disorders

Call : 1300 22 4636

www.beyondblue.org.au

Domestic Violence

DV Connect Womensline : Confidential advice and counselling  as well as referral to crisis accommodation for women and children

Call : 1800 811 811 (24/7) This number will not appear on your phone bill

www.dvconnect.org/womensline

DV Connect Mensline : Supporting men affected by domestic violence

Call : 1800 811 811 (24/7) This number will not appear on your phone bill

1800 600 636 (9am- midnight, 7 days a week)

www.dvconnect.org/mensline

Children’s Services

eheadspace : a confidential, free and secure space for young people aged 12-25yrs

Call : 1800 650 890

www.eheadspace.org.au

Kids Help Line : A counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5-25yrs

Cal : 1800 55 1800

www.kidshelpline.com.au

Child Protection

Child Abuse Prevention Service : Information, referral and ongoing support for those affected by child abuse, concerned about the welfare of a child or needing family or parenting support

Call : 1800 688 009

www.childabuseprevention.com.au

Drug/alcohol abuse and addiction

Counselling Online :  An online service where you can talk to a professional counsellor about alcohol or drug related concerns

www.counsellingonline.org.au

You can also speak to your GP for treatment advice.

Eating disorders

Eating Disorders Association (eda) : Provides information, support, referrals and support group services

Call : 1300 550 236

www.eda.org.au

If you are concerned about your eating or that of a loved one, speak to your GP for advice.

Multicultural/ Translation Support

Translating Interpreting Services (TIS) National : A free telephone and on-site interpreting service for people who don’t  speak English and for people supporting them

Call : 131 450

www.tisnational.gov.au

Mental Health in Multicultural Australia: provides translated mental health resources and information.

www.mhima.org.au