Region-specific services

Information about resources and information for general mental health and wellbeing in your area

Victoria
Mental Health Services
Ph: 1300 767 299
For general mental health inquiries or complaints
DirectLine
Ph: 1800 888 236
24-hour/7-days a week information, counselling and contact details of all drug and alcohol treatment services. Free, anonymous and confidential
New South Wales
Mental Health Line
Ph: 1800 011 511
The Mental Health Line is a 24-hour telephone service operating seven days a week
Alcohol and Drug Information Service
Ph: 1800 422 599 or
       (02) 9361 8000
A confidential, anonymous information, advice and referral service
Mental Health Association Information, telephone support and referral specific to anxiety disorders and on mental health generally; chat room; support groups; seminars; workshops and group programs
Australian Capital Territory
Government Health Directorate
Ph: 13 2281
For general inquiries
Mental Health Crisis Team
Ph: 1800 629 354 or 
       (02) 6205 1065
24-hour/7-days a week service used for assessment and treatment of mentally ill people in crisis situations
Alcohol and Drug 24-hour helpline
Ph: (02) 6207 9977
Information on alcohol and other drug and associated issues, advice on assisting and managing people who may have alcohol and other drug issues, and support to people affected directly or indirectly by alcohol and drug use
Mental Health Foundation Information, referral, peer support, workshops to improve quality of life, health outcomes and decrease stigma
Queensland
Queensland Health
Ph: 13 HEALTH
24-hour/7-days a week service for health information, advice or referral
Mental Health Association
Ph: 1300 729 686
Information, referral, seminars and support groups promoting mental wellbeing
Northern Territory
Mental Health Support
Ph: 1800 NT CATT
Free and confidential 24-hour hotline for mental health inquiries
Western Australia
Mental Health Emergency Response Line
Ph: (08) 9224 888
       1300 555 788 (Metro)
       1800 676 6822 (Peel)
Psychiatric emergency assessment and advice for mental health clients and their carers
Rural Link
Ph: 1800 552 002
Specialist after-hours mental health telephone service for rural communities. Mon-Fri: 4.30pm-8.30am. Saturday, Sunday and Public holidays: 24-hours
Centre for Clinical Interventions (CCI) Information for consumers and health professionals, individual and group treatment
South Australia
Mental Health Services
Ph: 13 14 65
For advice and information in a mental health emergency, available 24-hours/7-days a week
SA Health
Ph: (08) 8226 600
For general feedback and inquiries
Tasmania
Department of Health and Human Services
Ph: 1300 135 513
For general inquiries and feedback
Mental Health Helpline
Ph: 1800 332 388
Statewide 24-hour/7-days a week service for mental health crisis, reaching all regions. Available to all ages, offering advice and support. Assists in providing access to other services.
Last Updated : 28-Nov-2013