Resources

EMERGENCY CONTACTS:

Emergency: 000 (mobiles: 112)

Lifeline: 13 11 14 – 24/7 crisis counselling service or 8pm – midnight (Sydney time) online crisis chat

Suicide Call Back Service: 1300 659 467

Kids Helpline:  1800 551 800 (5-25 years old)

Mensline: 1300 789 978

Queensland State Crisis number: 13 HEALTH or (13 43 25 84)

HELPLINES:

beyondblue: 1300 224 636 – 24/7 or chat online 4-10pm

SANE Helpline: 1800 187 263 (for information – not counselling) 9am – 5pm weekdays

Headspace: 1800 650 890 (people aged 12-25 years, their family and friends)

Parentline: 1300 301 300

Counselling Online: Directline – 1800 888 236 drug and alcohol counselling

Post & Antenatal Depression Assn (PANDA): 1300 726 306

Karitane:  1300 227 464  Child and family nurse consultation services (with children up to 5 years)

Dads in Distress Helpline: 1300 853 437

Salvos Care Line Qld: 1300 363 622 – crisis counselling service operates 24/7

HELPFUL WEBSITES

Lifeline
beyondblue
Sane Australia
Headspace

Helpful Information

PIR Factsheet

marit’s article

Topor et al_Others- The Role of Family, Friends, and Professionals in the Recovery Process 2006

Davidson et al. – Recovery Guides_An Emerging Model of Community Based Care

PIR Brochure