Where can I get mental health support?

January 22, 2020

It is important to look after yourself, family and friends during the current bushfires and access mental health and counselling services if required. The following are free services available 24 hours a day, seven days a week:

Mental Health Line – 1800 011 511

Lifeline – 13 11 14

Mensline – 1300 789 978

Kids Helpline – 1800 55 1800

Beyondblue – 1300 22 4636

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger call 000

The Rural Adversity Mental Health Program have also developed a ‘Coping with the impact of bushfire’ factsheet, which can be downloaded here.

About RE:NSW

In response to both the global COVID-19 pandemic and recent bushfire disaster, there are a range of resources being distributed by a variety of local, state and national organisations. Destination Southern NSW and Destination Sydney Surrounds South are gathering this information together on RE:NSW to assist tourism operators to respond, recover and renew their businesses and local tourism region during and after the impact of these events.