Need help now?
If you’re facing an immediate crisis, it’s important to get help right away.
There are lots of free support services available to you 24/7.
National 24/7 service numbers
Depending on your situation and the kind of support you need, you can contact the national phone and online services below. Call 000 if you are in danger.
13 11 14
Lifeline website >
24/7 crisis support services via phone, text and online chat.
1800 152 152
Link2Home website >
24/7 information, assessments and referrals to homeless support and accommodation services across NSW.
Mental Health Line
1800 011 511
24/7 telephone service for anyone experiencing a mental health situation.
1300 22 4636
Beyond Blue website >
24/7 support for all ages regarding anxiety, depression, suicide and related issues. Online support chat (3pm – 12am every day).
Suicide Call Back Service
1300 659 467
Suicide Call Back Service website >
24/7 telephone and online counselling for people aged 15+ who may be feeling suicidal or worried about someone else.
Domestic Violence Line
1800 656 463
Domestic Violence Line website >
24/7 telephone counselling, information and referrals for women who are experiencing or have experienced domestic violence.
1800 737 732
1800RESPECT website >
24/7 telephone and online information, support and counselling for anyone experiencing violence or abuse, including sexual assault and domestic or family violence.
1300 78 99 78
Mensline website >
24/7 crisis support for men with family and relationship concerns, with a call-back service available.
Family Drug Support
1300 368 186
Family Drug Support website >
24/7 telephone support for families affected by alcohol and other drugs.