Description

The Suicide Call Back Service is a confidential 24-hour crisis support line available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can call the Suicide Call Back Service if you or someone you know is at risk of suicide, if you have been affected by suicide, or if you are supporting people who have been affected by suicide. The Suicide Call Back Service gives you access to immediate telephone and online counselling and up to six further telephone counselling sessions.

Services provided

  • Telephone helpline
  • Crisis support
  • Suicide prevention
  • Telephone counselling
  • Online counselling
  • Health services information
  • Health service referral

Eligibility

Anyone in Australia.

How to access

Call 1300 659 467.

Visit Suicide Call Back Service

The National Relay Service is available to assist hearing or speech impaired callers. For:

  • TTY users: phone 133 677, then ask for 1300 659 467
  • Speak and listen users (speech-to-speech relay): phone 1300 555 727, then ask for 1300 659 467
  • Internet relay users: connect to the National Relay Service, then ask for 1300 659 467.
The Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) is available, 24 hours 7 days a week, to callers who are not confident in English. Call 131 450.

Hours

24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Costs

Cost of a local call from anywhere in Australia.

Calls from mobile phones may be charged at a higher rate.