If you are in urgent and/or immediate danger, contact 000
Lifeline 13 11 14 http://www.lifeline.org.au/ Lifeline is staffed by trained volunteer telephone counsellors who are ready to take calls 24-hour a day, any day of the week from anywhere in Australia.
Suicide Line 1300 651 251 http://www.suicideline.org.au SuicideLine (VIC) is available throughout Victoria 24 hours a day, seven days a week, for the cost of a local call (mobiles extra). Interpreters can be arranged for non-English speaking callers. SuicideLine (VIC) provides:
suicide prevention - counselling & support
information for people concerned about suicidal risk in others;
support for people bereaved by suicide; and
facilitated referrals to services across Victoria
Mental Health Advice Line 1300 280 737 http://www.health.vic.gov.au/mhal/ The Mental Health Advice Line is a state-wide telephone information service available to all Victorians seeking mental health information, advice and referral for themselves or another person. The service is staffed by mental health professionals who provide expert mental health advice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including public holidays.
FOR URGENT ASSISTANCE
Women’s Domestic Violence Crisis Service of Victoria 1800 015 188 http://www.dvvic.org.au/ The Women's Domestic Violence Crisis Service is a 24-hour/7 days a week telephone service providing support, information and accommodation for women and children fleeing domestic violence
Victorian Centres Against Sexual Assault (CASA) and the After Hours Sexual Assault Crisis Line 1800 806 292 http://www.casa.org.au/ A free confidential 24 hour emergency or crisis care service is available (call 1800 806 292) for victim/survivors who have recently been sexually assaulted. This includes crisis counselling support and may include access to medical care and legal processes
Kid’s Helpline 1800 551 800 http://www.kidshelp.com.au/ Kids Help Line is Australia's only free, confidential and anonymous, 24-hour telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25. Counsellors respond to more than 10,000 calls each week about issues ranging from relationship breakdown and bullying to sexual abuse, homelessness, suicidal thoughts, and drug and alcohol usage
Child Protection Crisis Line (Department of Human Services) 131 278 To report concerns of child physical and/or sexual abuse