Crisis help

Emergencies & Suicide

If you are imminently concerned about your safety or someone else’s, always contact emergency services for help (000). 

If acute crisis or mental health intervention is required, attend the emergency department of your local hospital. Alternatively, you may contact the Acute Care Team on 1300 642 255 (24 hours). 

Support for anyone who has been affected by suicide is offered by the Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467 (24 hours).


After Hours Counselling 

To access phone counselling, Lifeline’s number is 13 11 14 (24 hours).


Family Violence

For women experiencing family violence, a Queensland-wide service offers help: DV Connect 1800 811 811 (24 hours).


Sexual Assault

For telephone support, counselling, and information for anyone who has experienced sexual assault, the Sexual Assault Helpline is available on 1800 010 120 (7.30am until 11.30pm).