Crisis Support

LIFE THREATENING EMERGENCY

TRIPLE ZERO (000)  Police - Fire - Ambulance  

Available 24/7 Emergency service for all Australians in an emergency.

If you or someone you know is in crisis, and you are unsure which service to contact, call: Lifeline on 13 11 14 or Kid's HelpLine on 1800 55 1800.  

Both are available from anywhere in Australia 24 hours a day (toll free) and provide crisis counselling, information and referral services.

The following is a list of national and state 24/7 crisis and domestic violence help lines. For additional resources in non-urgent situations, try our Useful Links.

 

NATIONAL

24/7 CRISIS SUPPORT LINES

Lifeline - 13 11 44 

Kid’s Helpline - 1800 551 800 

The Suicide Call Back Service - 1300 659 467 

National Sexual Assault Hotline – 1800 656 4673

Salvo Care Line – 1300 36 36 22

Beyond Blue - 1300 22 4636

The Line - 1800 MYLINE / 1800 695 463

MensLine Australia – 1300 789 978

Gambling Helpline – 1800 858 858

SIDS and Kids – 1300 308 307

Australian Breastfeeding Association – 1800 686 268

Pregnancy, Birth and Baby Helpline – 1800 882 436

 

24/7 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUPPORT LINES

The Men's Referral Service - 1300 766 491

1800RESPECT - 1800 737 732

Child Abuse Prevention Service - 1800 688 009

National Sexual Assault Hotline - 1800 656 4673

 

STATE SERVICES

ACT

Domestic Violence Crisis Service (DVCS) - 1800 656 463 / (02) 6280 0900 / TTY: (02) 6228 1852

NSW

Domestic Violence Line - 1800 656 463

Child Protection Helpline - 132 111  TTY: 1800 212 936

Rape Crisis Centre - 1800 424 017

NT

Alice Springs Women’s Shelter - 08 8952 6075

Sexual Assault Referral Centre - 08 8922 6472 (Darwin) / 08 8955 4500 (Alice Springs)

QLD

DVConnect Mensline - 1800 811 811

DV Connect Womensline - 1800 811 811

Child Safety After Hours Service Centre - 1800 177 135 / (07) 3235 9999

SA

Domestic Violence and Aboriginal Family Violence Gateway – 1800 800 098

Domestic Violence Crisis Service – 1300 782 200

Parent Helpline – 1300 364 100

TAS

Child Protection Services – 1300 737 639

Parentline – 1300 808 178

Sexual Assault Support Services - (03) 6231 1817

VIC

DirectLine – 1800 888 236

Maternal and Child Health Line – 13 22 29

Sexual Assault Crisis Line - 1800 806 292

SuicideLine – 1300 651 251

Women’s Domestic Violence Crisis Service – 1800 015 188 / (03) 9322 3555

WA

Crisis Care Helpline - Country areas free call:1800 199 008 / Metro: (08) 9223 1111

Men's Domestic Violence Helpline – 1800 000 599 / (08) 9223 1199

Women's Domestic Violence Helpline - 1800 007 339 / (08) 9223 1188

Men's Domestic Violence Helpline - 1800 000 599 / (08) 9223 1199

Parenting WA Line - 1800 654 432 / (08) 6279 1200

Sexual Assault Resource Centre - 1800 199 888 / (08) 9340 1828


If you wish to make a suggestion for the addition of a 24/7 helpline or telephone counselling service, please email to admin@divorceresource.com.au.

 

 

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