Get immediate mental health support

We know things can be difficult after an accident. There are many services available that can support you, your family and friends after trauma.

Below are some services that may help you.

This page includes links to websites and resources outside the TAC.

We don't have direct control over the content on these external websites.

If you find any information on these pages inaccurate or unreliable, please let us know. We will review the information and decide whether to keep it on this page.

If you think your situation is an emergency, you should always call 000 or go to an emergency department at a hospital.


A telephone and online counselling service to help people who have experienced sexual, domestic or family violence.


Phone: 1800 737 732 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

Beyond Blue Support Service

A telephone, online and email counselling service for people going through a tough time.


Phone: 1800 224 636

Lifeline logoLifeline Crisis Support, Suicide Prevention

A national charity providing all Australians experiencing emotional distress with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.


Phone: 13 11 14 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

Other services: Chat online (7pm to midnight)

Suicide call back service logoSuicide call back service

A phone and online counselling service for people at risk of suicide or those bereaved by suicide.


Phone: 1300 659 467

Other services: Online and video chat (requires registration)


For expert health information and advice.

Phone: 1300 60 60 24 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)