FIND HELP

If you are searching for immediate help following a traumatic event,

your GP is a good place to start. He or she can refer you to the right service or practitioner.

 

Australian helplines and websites

 

In Victoria:

Phoenix Australia (Trauma Recovery)

3/161 Barry Street, Carlton VIC, 3053

Phone:(03) 9035 5599

 

 

24-hour help lines and online support

Lifeline

13 11 14 (24h/7 counselling and referrals)

 

National sexual assault, domestic family violence counselling service

1 800 737 732 / www.respect.org.au (online counselling available)

 

Kids helpline

1800 55 1800 (free call)

or www.kidshelp.com.au (online counselling available)

 

MensLine Australia

1300 789 978 or mensline.org.au (online and video counselling available)

 

VVCS – Veterans and Veteran’s Families Counselling Service

1800 011 046 (local call)