Helpful resources

These are helpful Australian numbers and websites. For those residing in other countries, please refer to your country’s recommended resources.

National:

Emergencies:

  • For emergency services in Australia ring triple zero (000) if:
    • serious injury has occurred or there is danger or threat to someone or
    • there is danger or threat to someone’s property or
    • you have witnessed a serious accident or crime
  • If none of the above apply but you are still unsure if Police, Fire or Ambulance services are required, please refer to
    https://www.triplezero.gov.au/

National Services:

State and Territories Mental Health Crisis Numbers (24/7)

  • Australian Capital Territory: Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team (CATT) 1800 629 354 or 02 6205 1065
  • New South Wales: Mental Health Line 1800 011 511
  • Northern Territory: 1800 682 288
  • Queensland: 1300 MH CALL (Mental Health Access Line) 1300 642 255
  • South Australia: Mental Health Triage Service 13 14 65
  • Tasmania:Mental Health Services Helpline 1300 332 388
  • Victoria: SuicideLine 1300 651 251 or ring nearest hospital for closest crisis team
  • Western Australia: Mental Health Emergency Response Line:
    • Metro residents (local call) – 1300 555 788
    • Peel residents (free call) – 1800 676 822