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Lifeline Australia

www.lifeline.org.au
24/7 Telephone Free Counselling Service
13 11 14

Kids Helpline

www.kidshelpline.com.au
24/7 Telephone and Online Free Counselling Service for young people aged 5 to 25 years
1800 55 1800

Reachout

www.au.reachout.com
ReachOut.com is an Australian, online youth mental health and wellbeing service for young people and their parents. It helps young Australians with information, support, tools and stories on everything from finding your motivation, through to getting through really tough times.

Mensline

www.mensline.org.au
Telephone and Online Counselling Service for Men with family and relationship concerns
1300 78 99 78

Parentlife

www.parentline.com.au
Free Counselling and Support for parents and Carers
1300 30 1300

Beyond Blue

www.beyondblue.org.au
Information for depression, anxiety and related disorders
1300 224 636

Suicide Call Back Service

www.suicidecallbackservice.org.au
24/7 Telephone and Online Free Counselling Service
1300 659 467

Black Dog Institute

www.blackdoginstitute.org.au
Information on mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder

Raising Children

www.raisingchildren.net.au
Tips and tools for everyday parenting from pregnancy to teens.

DVConnect Womensline

www.dvconnect.org/womensline
24/7 Telephone Free Counselling Service. DVConnect Womensline is for women who are experiencing domestic or family violence
1800 811 811

DVConnect Mensline

www.dvconnect.org/mensline
9am and midnight, 7 days a week free telephone Counselling Service. DV Connect Mensline is a free, confidential telephone, counselling, referral and support service especially set up for men.
1800 600 636

DVConnect Sexual Assault Helpline

www.dvconnect.org/sexual-assault-helpline
7.30 am to 11.30 pm 7 Days telephone counselling and support. The Queensland Sexual Assault Helpline is for anyone, women, men and young people who have been sexually assaulted or abused and for anyone who is concerned or suspects someone they care about might have been assaulted or abused.
1800 010 120

Disabilities

Autism Awareness

www.autismawareness.com.au
Autism Awareness goal is to improve the lives of all Australians on the autism spectrum and the families who love them. … We provide targeted educational programs to families, professionals and the broader community.
1300 900 681

Down Syndrome Queensland

www.downsyndromeqld.org.au
Down Syndrome Queensland works for a better quality of life for people with Down syndrome by supporting and strengthening families and promoting positive and realistic images of people with Down syndrome.
(07) 3356 6655

Genetic Alliance Australia

www.geneticalliance.org.au
Genetic Alliance Australia provides peer support and information for individuals and families affected by a rare genetic condition/rare disease
(02) 9295 8359

Rare Chromosome Disorders

www.rarechromo.org
Unique provides support, information and networking with families living with a Rare Chromosome Disorder or some Autosomal Dominant Single Gene Disorders associated with learning disability and developmental delay, among other symptoms. Unique is based in the UK.

Siblings Australia

www.siblingsaustralia.org.au
Siblings Australia is committed to improving the support available for siblings of children and adults with chronic conditions including disability, chronic illness and mental health issues.

National Disability Insurance Scheme

www.ndis.gov.au
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), role is to support a better life for hundreds of thousands of Australians with a significant and permanent disability and their families and carers. The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is an independent statutory agency whose role is to implement the NDIS.
1800 800 110.