Resources

Please note: Love Work Play Psychology is not a crisis service. If you or someone you care about is in immediate danger, please seek help immediately by going to the Emergency Department of your nearest hospital or calling emergency services on 000.

Other services that may be helpful in crisis situations include:

  • Lifeline on 13 11 14
  • Kids helpline on 1800 55 1800
  • The Mental Health Access Line on 1800 011 511 to be connected to your local team

LIFELINE

Lifeline has a national number who can help put you in contact with a crisis service in your State. Anyone across Australia experiencing a personal crisis or thinking about suicide can call.

13 11 14

SUICIDE CALL BACK SERVICE 

Free counselling 24/7, whether you’re feeling suicidal, are worried about someone else, or have lost someone to suicide.

1300 659 467

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KIDS HELP LINE

Free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25 in Australia. 

1800 551 800

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LINE

24/7 information, support and referral service for people experiencing domestic and family violence

1800 65 64 63

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1800RESPECT

24/7 information, counselling and support service for any person impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence

1800 737 732

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NSW RAPE CRISIS 

24/7 rape and crisis telephone and online counselling service for people who have experienced, or is at risk of, sexual assault, domestic or family violence

1800 424 017

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BLUE KNOT FOUNDATION 

Telephone counselling for adult survivors of childhood trauma, their friends, family and the health care professionals who support them. Call between 9am-5pm for counselling services or email at helpline@blueknot.org.au

1300 657 380

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LINK2HOME

24/7 information and referral service for people experiencing, or at risk of, homelessness

1800 152 152

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NSW VICTIMS SERVICES

Support, counselling, financial assistance, referral and information for people experiencing violence

1800 633 063

Aboriginal Line: 1800 019 123

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RELATIONSHIPS AUSTRALIA

Support groups and counselling on relationships, and for abusive and abused partners. 

1300 364 277

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NATIONAL DISABILITY ABUSE AND NEGLECT HOTLINE 

An Australia-wide telephone hotline for reporting abuse and neglect of people with disability.

1800 880 052

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IMMIGRANT WOMEN’S SPEAKOUT

Information and referral service for immigrant and refugee women

9635 8022

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ACON LGBTI COUNSELLING SERVICE

Information, referrals, counselling, advocacy and practical support for LGBTI people experiencing domestic and family violence

9206 2000

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ELDER ABUSE HELPLINE

Information, advice and referrals for older people experiencing violence

1800 628 221

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MENSLINE AUSTRALIA

Supports men and boys who are dealing with family and relationship difficulties. 24/7 telephone and online support an information service for Australian men. 

1300 789 978

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MEN’S REFERRAL SERVICE

Referrals, information and counselling service for men who use violence

1300 766 491

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