Useful Links and Services

 

  • Gay and Lesbian Switchboard call Melbourne: (03) 9663 2939 or Region (Vic & Tas) 1800 184 527 or visit their website: www.switchboard.org.au.

 

  • QLife LGBTI counselling and referral service call 1800 184 527 or visit their website www.qlife.org.au

  • Suicide Helpline 1300 651 251 www.suicideline.org.au. Information on why a person becomes suicidal, helping someone who is suicidal, what to do in an emergency and how to cope with a death by suicide.

 

  • SANE Australia www.sane.org. Mental health-related information, tips, links and online help.

 

  • Beyond Blue www.BeyondBlue.org.au. Information on depression and anxiety, its treatment, fact sheets and links.

 

  • ADAVIC (The Anxiety Disorders Association of Victoria)  www.adavic.org.au. Information about Panic Disorder, Social Phobia, Agoraphobia, Generalised Anxiety and Depression, and support services.

 

 

  • Disability Services Australia www.dsa.org.au. Information on the rights of people with disabilities.

 

 

In crisis now?

If you or someone you know is in crisis now contact your local CAT team or present to your closest Emergency Department.

If you have imminent safety concerns about yourself or someone you know contact 000.