Support and wellbeing

If you have been affected by the material on this website, we encourage you to seek support.

If you need immediate help, call:

Lifeline - 13 11 14

National Indigenous Critical Response Service - 1800 805 801

Kids Helpline - 1800 551 800

Suicide Call Back Service - 1300 659 467

You can also find support and services at the following organisations:

The Healing Foundation
(02) 6272 7500
The Healing Foundation is a national Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisation that partners with communities to address the ongoing trauma caused by actions such as the forced removal of children from their families.

Thirrili
1800 805 801
Thirrili is a Bunuba word which means power and strength. Thirrili manages the National Indigenous Critical Response Service to support individuals, families and communities affected by suicide or other significant trauma. 

Beyond Blue
1300 22 4636
Beyond Blue has programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and general information on mental health, including how to recognise depression and where to get help.