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Support and advocacy organisations

The support services and advocacy groups listed below are provided for the user's convenience. Their listing here does not constitute the department's endorsement of these organisations or any associated services or products.

General counselling

  • Lifeline - 24-hour telephone crisis support service is available to anyone needing emotional support on one national number: call 13 11 14
  • DirectLine - If you or someone you care about has an alcohol or other drug problem: call 1800 888 236
  • Beyond Blue: call 1300 224 636
  • Mensline: call 1300 789 978
  • International Social Services: call 1300 657 843
  • Relationships Australia: call 1300 364 277

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Northern Territory


South Australia



Western Australia

Indigenous agencies