Mental Health Crisis - Emergency & Community Contacts | QAMH

Emergency & Community Contacts

If a life is in immediate danger, dial 000 (Emergency Services)


If you are experiencing a mental health crisis or are struggling to cope, the following services are here to help.


Butterfly Foundation Support Line 1800 334 673 (8am – 12am AEST, 7 days a week except national public holidays)

Visit their website to find out more on how their counsellors can provide support for eating disorders. Phone, online chat and support via email is available


Lifeline Community Care 13 11 14 (24 hours a day)

Chat to Lifeline online (8am – 4am AEST, 7 days)


MensLine Australia counselling service 1300 789 978

Visit their website for more details


QLife 1800 184 527 (3pm – 12am in all states and territory)

Visit their website to find out how they can support you. Phone and online chat available from 3pm


PANDA (Perinatal Anxiety and Depression Australia) Helpline 1300 726 306 (Monday to Friday, 9am – 7:30pm AEST)

Visit their website for more details on how they can support you


Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467 (24 hours, 7 days a week)

Visit their website for advice and support


SANE Australia Helpline 1800 187 263 (Weekdays 10am – 10pm AEST)

Visit their website for support or to find local services


Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service 1800 011 046

Visit their website to find out more about their services


Youth Support Services

headspace 1800 650 890

If you prefer to chat with someone online, visit their website


Kids Helpline 1800 551 800 (24 hours, 7 days a week, for anyone 25 and under)

Visit their webchat here

Visit their website