Support Services


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24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services (online support available)

SuicideLine Victoria

1300 651 251

24/7 support for those with suicidal thoughts

Suicide Call Back Service

1300 659 467

24/7 support for anyone affected by suicide (online support available)

Beyond Blue

1300 224 636

24/7 support, information and referrals for anyone in Australia with mental health concerns (online support available)


Safe Steps

1800 015 188

24/7 Family Violence response hotline

1800 Respect

1800 737 732

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

Sexual Assault Crisis Line (SACL) 

1800 806 292

24/7 confidential crisis counselling service for people who have experienced past or recent sexual assault


1800 888 236

24/7 counselling, information and referral service for anyone wishing to discuss an alcohol or drug-related issue

Crisis and Assessment Team (CATT)

1300 363 746

24/7 acute mental health support, advice, assessment and psychiatric treatment for people who live in the inner south east of Melbourne


1300 789 978

24/7 support for men with emotional health and relationship concerns (online support available)

Women’s Information and Referral Exchange (WIRE)

1300 134 130

9-5 support, information and referrals for all Victorian woman, non-binary and gender-diverse people (online support available)

Family and Relationship Advice Line

1800 050 321

Mon to Fri 8-8, Sat 10-4, closed Sun, support, information and referrals for families affected by relationship or seperation issues


9076 7500 (Elsternwick office)

Youth mental health services for Australians aged 12-25 (online chat available)

Emergency Services

If you are in an emergency, or there is an immediate risk of harm to yourself or others