Government

Department of Defence All Hours Support Line

A national 24/7 confidential telephone service for Australian Defence Force members and their families providing a mental health triage service and linking serving members to appropriate mental health services. Our counsellors have specific training on the issues faced by Australian Defence Force members and their families and can offer comprehensive, specialist advice on the services that are most appropriate to assist them.

Step Together

An initiative of the NSW Government, this is a community advice and early intervention support service to help prevent violent extremism. The service offers a helpline and online service to anyone who may be concerned that someone they care about may be trying to effect change through violence. Our Step Together teams are trained to provide support, information and referrals to services that can help.

Open Arms – Veterans & Families Counselling After Hours Service

An after-hours support and counselling service for current and former Australian Defence Force members and their families. On the Line provides the after-hours service ensuring 24/7 counselling. Our counsellors are trained in issues specific to the veteran community.

1800RESPECT

1800RESPECT is the national sexual assault, domestic and family violence support service for:

  • People experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, sexual assault, domestic or family violence
  • Their friends and family
  • Workers and professionals supporting someone experiencing, or at risk of experiencing sexual assault, domestic or family violence

1800RESPECT is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide information, referrals and counselling. If you or someone you know is impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence, call 1800RESPECT on 1800 737 732 or visit 1800RESPECT.org.au. In an emergency, call 000.