Australia Helplines, Crisis Lines & Lifelines for Kids, Teens & Women: Suicide, Child Abuse, Domestic Abuse, LGBT, Runaways, Bullying & More

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Australia Kids and Teens Helplines

Kids Help Line

1800-55-1800 24 hours Toll Free | Also Email & Webchat & help resources options On Site
Web areas for | Kids (5-12)| Teens & Young Adults (13 - 25) |Parents & Carers |
Any time. Any reason You can talk with our team on 1800 55 1800, via email or WebChat. We listen and care. Talking helps. We’ve also got heaps of tips and info for you.
Kids Help Line is Australia's only free, confidential and anonymous, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.

Youth Beyond Blue

1300 22 4636 (24 hours)
Also: Chat 3pm to 12am (AEST)7 days a week | Online Options: | Email | Chat | Forum |Help Resources.
Going through tough times? Stress, anxiety and feeling down can affect anyone, and in fact happens to a lot of us at some point in our lives.
We all have good days and bad days. However, if you're feeling sad, down or anxious and these feelings have started to affect what you would normally enjoy or do, then it's important to find out what's going on and what you can do about it.

Youth Suicide Resource Site

Information for Kids and Teens on Bullying, Self Harm, Anxiety, Panic Attacks, Depresion, Sexual Abuse, Suicide, and subjects "I hate Myself", "I hate my Family" and "Getting Dumped"

Child Abuse Helplines - Australia

Australian Child Abuse Helpline

Phone: 1800 99 10 99 | Email: helpline@childwise.org.au
You can contact our toll-free National Child Abuse Helpline from Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm AEST:
A wide range of people affected by child abuse contact the Helpline, including victims, parents, relatives, teachers, friends, professionals, carers and many others. Many of the callers require information on the indicators of child abuse and what to do, information about issues related to normal child development and assistance on how to talk to children about personal safety.

Suicide and Crisis Help Helplines - Australia

Lifeline National Hotline

Call: 13-11-14 (24/7)
Need someone to talk to? We offer 24-Hour telephone counselling and online chat.
Common call themes include: abuse/violence, mental illness, life direction, suicide related issues, loneliness, etc.
Lifeline counsellors are ready to talk and listen no matter how big or how small the problem might seem. They are trained to offer emotional support in times of crisis or when callers may be feeling down.

Suicide Call Back Service Hotline

Call: 1300 659 467 (24/7 Helpline)
Free counselling 24 hours a day 7 days a week across Australia
Suicide Call Back Service provides free phone, video & online counselling for anyone affected by suicide.

Hold On to Life Suicide Prevention

Call: 1800 HOLDON (1800 465 366) (24/7)
Call a Suicide Help Line – If you are Feeling Suicidal
Your friends and family members would rush to your aid if you were drowning or in an accident, so tell them now if your life is in danger from suicide.
If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal, know that there are many people who will gladly assist you if you let them know you have a problem.

The Samaritans Help Line

Help Line 135 247
Youthline WA 1800 198 313
There are many things that could be happening in our lives that might prompt someone to call us. Everyone’s story is different and we are here to listen to what is on your mind;
“Do I have to be suicidal to call you?” No you don’t. Most of our callers are not suicidal or ever had thoughts of suicide. We want you to call us before you feel that way. As our service is dedicated to reducing suicide we will likely check in with you and ask you if you have experienced thoughts of suicide or had previous suicide attempts.

Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault & Rape Helplines for Women - Australia

1800RESPECT – 1800 737 732 National Sexual Assault, Domestic & Family Violence Counselling Service

1800RESPECT or 1800 737 732 (24/7)
Also: Online counselling delivered by qualified, experienced professionals 24/7
National counselling helpline, information and support 24/7 Are you experiencing sexual assault or domestic and family violence? Seeking to support someone who is? We can help.

Violence Against Women Resource Site (Australian Government).


Domestic Abuse / Violence Support Helplines by State Resource.

Check site for hotline numbers in ACT / NSW / QLD / VIC / WA /SA /TAS / NT

LGBT Help & Information Helplines - Australia

QLife LGBT Hotline

1800 184 527 (3pm and 12am)
Also online Chat
QLife is Australia’s first nationally-oriented counselling and referral service for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) people. QLife provides nation-wide, early intervention, peer supported telephone and web based services to diverse people of all ages experiencing poor mental health, psychological distress, social isolation, discrimination, experiences of being misgendered and/or other social determinants that impact on their health and wellbeing.

LGBTIQ support Hotline Numbers in Australian States

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Find local state Helplines in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, and Western Australia.