Handy information and crisis lines

Kids Helpline: 1800 55 1800

  • For kids and young people aged 5-25 years old
  • Chat to someone about anything that’s going on in your life 24/7
  • Online web chat and email 
  • Check out their website for more details

Lifeline: 13 11 14 (available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

  • All ages
  • Chat to someone if you’re having a crisis in your personal life 24/7 on the phone
  • Online web chat, available 7 days/week between 8pm and 4am AEST
  • Check out their website for more details

Lifeline Suicide Call Back Service: 1300 659 467

  • All ages
  • Support if you, or someone you know, is feeling suicidal.
  • Phone counselling 24/7
  • Online web chat
  • Check out their website for more details

YoDAA: 1800 458 685

  • Age 12-25 years old
  • Chat to someone if you have any drug and alcohol questions or concerns  
  • Check out their website for more details

ReachOut

  • Info about issues like mental health, bullying, loss and grief and lots more
  • Lots of helpful tips and links to services
  • Check out their website for more details

YSAS: 1800 458 685

  • Info about drug use and alcohol use
  • Check out their website for more details

Beyond Blue: 1300 22 4636

  • Connect with other people who are having some personal issues
  • Check out their website for more details

healthAbility (formerly Nillumbik Health): 9430 9100

  • Lots of info on physical and mental health, including financial counselling, grief and bereavement, immunisation and more.
  • Check out their website for more details

Headspace Greensborough 1800 650 890

  • Supports young people and their families going through a tough time
  • Check out their website for more details