Useful Links and Contacts

For immediate counselling assistance, contact LIFELINE 13 11 14.

Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467

Kids helpline 1800 55 1800

Alcohol and Drug information 1800 811 994

Resources for GPs:

Mental Health Services Helpline Referral Form

ABC Smoking Cessation program

Website resources (this list is not exhaustive but may be a helpful start point):

Auseinet

Alzheimers Association - www.alzheimers.org.au

Beyondblue - www.beyondblue.org.au

Blackdog Institute - www.blackdoginstitute.org.au

Grow - www.grow.net.au

Living is For Everyone (LIFE website) - www.livingisforeveryone.com.au

Mental Illness Fellowship of Australia - www.mifa.org.au

Mental Health & Workforce Division of the Australian Government Department of Health & Aging

www.health.gov.au/mentalhealth

Mental Health Council of Australia - www.mhca.org.au

Mental Health Council of Tasmania - www.mhct.org

Moodgym - www.moodgym.anu.edu.au

Multicultural Mental Health Australia - www.mmha.org.au

Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists - www.ranzcp.org

SANE Australia - www.sane.org

Suicide Call Back Services - www.suicidecallbackservice.org.au

Suicide Prevention Australia - http://www.suicidepreventionaust.org/Home.aspx

Web Resource for Dementia Carers - www.health.gov.au/dementia

Links for young children and their parents:

ABCD Parenting Young Adolescents – www.abcdparenting.org

Beyond Blue - www.beyondblue.org.au

Bullying No Way! - www.bullyingnoway.com.au

Child and Youth Health – www.cyh.com

COPMI (Children of Parents with Mental Illness) - www.copmi.net.au

Drug Information (Australian Government Drug Campaign) – www.drugs.health.gov.au

Headspace – www.headspace.org.au

It's Alright - http://www.itsallright.org

Kids Helpline – www.kidshelpline.com.au

Reachout – www.reachout.com.au

Raising Children – www.raisingchildren.net.au