There are a range of helplines that can assist you if you are in need. Call the numbers listed below if you require assistance at any time.
National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline
The National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline is a free, independent and confidential service for reporting mistreatment of people with disability. Anyone can contact the Hotline – family members, friends, service-providers or the person with disability themselves. Click here for more information.
Ph: 1800 880 052
Provide 24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services.
Ph: 13 11 14
Kids Help Line
Kids Helpline is a free 24 hour counselling service for Australian kids and young people aged 5-25 years.
You can get help over the phone, email or web. Counsellors talk with more than 6,000 kids each week, and help with all sorts of problems, big and small.
Ph: 1800 55 1800 (24 hours a day)
Suicide Call Back Service
If you are in an emergency, or at immediate risk of harm to yourself or others, please contact emergency services on 000.
Ph: 1300 659 467.
Provides free assistance to women, men, children and their pets affected by domestic and family violence across Queensland. Staffed by experienced counsellors who provide advice and support for people experiencing domestic and family violence and people concerned about someone they know who is affected.
Ph: 1800 811 811
MensLine Australia is a professional telephone and online support, information and referral service, helping men to deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.
Ph: 1300 78 99 78
24/7 Crisis counselling free across Australia
Ph: 13 11 14
'beyondblue’ is working to reduce the impact of depression and anxiety in the community by raising awareness and understanding, empowering people to seek help, and supporting recovery, management and resilience
Ph: 1300 224 636
Salvos Care Line
Trained counsellors are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. With counsellors will offer a listening ear and help you work through a range of options which might include information and referrals to empower you to change your situation.
Ph: 1300 36 36 22
CAPS (Community Action for the Prevention of Suicide)
Providing suicide prevention, intervention, education, advocacy and support to people at risk of suicide, and to family members and friends that are concerned about them.
Ph: 0466 384 873 or 0409 227 844
Community Mental Health Services
Queensland Health funded locations providing case management, psychological and psychiatric assistance for individuals living with serious mental health issues.
- Aspley 3360 4888
- Caboolture 5136 5810
- Chermside 3139 4633
- Fortitude Valley 3834 1605
- Pine Rivers 3817 6400
Centrelink - Disability & Carers
Centrelink provide payments and payment advice to individuals caring for a disabled or incapacitated friend
Ph: 132 717