Useful Websites
 

Lifeline Australia 
24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services.
 

Be You

Aims to transform Australia’s approach to supporting children’s and young people’s mental health in early learning services and schools, from early years to 18.

Beyond Blue

Information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live.

Blackdog Institute

A translational research institute that aims to reduce the incidence of mental illness and the stigma around it, to actively reduce suicide rates and empower everyone to live the most mentally healthy lives possible.

Carers NSW Australia

Works with all carers regardless of their age, location, life-stage or circumstances. 

Conversations Matter

A practical online resource to support safe and effective community discussions about suicide.

eheadspace

Provides online and telephone support and counselling to young people 12-25 and their families and friends.

Headspace

National Youth Mental Health Foundation.

Kids Helpline

Free, private and confidential 24/7 phone and online counselling service for young people aged 5 - 25.

Mensline

Telephone and online counselling service for men with family and relationship concerns.

Reach Out

Online mental health organisation for young people and their parents, offering practical support, tools and tips.

SANE Australia

Supporting the mental health of Australians affected by complex mental illness.

Suicide Prevention Australia

Delivering national leadership for the meaningful reduction of suicide in Australia.

Suicide Call Back Service

A nationwide service that provides professional 24/7 telephone and online counselling to people who are affected by suicide.

Support After Suicide

Information, resources and support for people bereaved by suicide; as well as education and professional development to health, welfare and education professionals

Transcultural Mental Health Centre

Working with people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities, health professionals and partner organisations across NSW to support good mental health.

1800RESPECT

Confidential information, counselling and support service open 24 hours to support people impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence and abuse.

Youth Specific 

 
Useful Apps
 

Beyond Blue 

The Check-in App - Designed for people who want to check in with a friend but are concerned about saying the wrong thing or making the situation worse. 

Beyond Now Suicide Safety Planning App - helps you stay safe if you are experiencing suicidal thoughts, feelings or crisis. 

South Western Sydney PHN and One Door Mental Health

Recovery Point App - Recovery Point provides mental health information specific to South Western Sydney (Bankstown, Camden, Campbelltown, Fairfield, Liverpool, Wollondilly and Wingecarribee).

Open Arms - Veterans & Families Counselling

Operation Life Mobile App - Designed to help those at risk deal with suicidal thoughts and is recommended to be used with the support of a clinician.