Providing you the right support

If you're in need of extra resources here's a list of organisations that can help you access the right support and services.

For helpful information, tools and support services

Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand

Wesley LifeForce service finder

Wesley LifeForce service finder provides a tool for suicide prevention services and crisis support to people most at risk. Connect to a range of local services in your area.

Visit Wesley Lifeforce service finder

National Debt

National Debt Helpline provides free financial counselling that helps people in Australia tackle their debt problems.

Call 1800 007 007 (Monday to Friday, 9:30am - 4:30 pm)


IDCare supports Australians concerned with issues relating to misuse of their identity or cyber security.

Call 1800 655 556 (Monday to Friday, 8am – 5pm AEST) or submit a web request

For community support and counselling services


1800 RESPECT is a free and confidential service for family and domestic violence support.

Call 1800 737 732 (available 24/7)

Beyond Blue

Beyond Blue is where you can get information and support for depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts.

Call 1300 22 4636 for immediate support (available 24/7)


Lifeline is a free and confidential 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.

Call 13 11 14 (available 24/7)


Advocare provides a range of advocacy and information services specially designed to assist older people, their families and carers.

Call 1800 655 566

For government support services

The National
Relay Service

The National Relay Service (NRS) is an Australia-wide telephone access service available to customers who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impediment.

Voice: 1300 555 727

TTY: 133 677

SMS: 0432 677 767

Services Australia

Services Australia delivers government payments and services. If eligible, social work services can provide support, counselling and information in difficult times.

Visit Services Australia for contact information