Listed below are some of the many websites and help lines available to individuals.
Please don’t hesitate to seek assistance!
|FindHelp Tas ||https://www.findhelptas.org.au/ ||Connecting you with local community services.|
|Lifeline ||13 11 14||24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.|
|A Tasmanian Lifeline ||1800 98 44 34||Lifeline Tasmania has set up a new service for Tasmanians, specifically to deal with unprecedented demand for information, advice and support because of the coronavirus pandemic.|
These are not normal times. Many Tasmanians experiencing stress, anxiety, worry, fear and a sense of helplessness because of the pandemic are strongly encouraged to seek assistance by calling this new Lifeline Tasmania service.
|Beyond Blue ||1300 224 636||Provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live.|
|MensLine Australia ||1300 789 978 03 8371 2851||A telephone and online support, information and referral service, helping men to deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.|
|Kids Helpline ||1800 551 800||A free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.|
|Headspace ||1800 650 890||Free online and telephone service that supports young people aged between 12 and 25 and their families going through a tough time.|
|Public Health Hotline ||1800 671 738||Public Health Services works to improve and protect the health and wellbeing of all Tasmanians. We partner with individuals, groups and communities statewide to achieve this outcome.|
|Business Tasmania Hotline ||1800 440 026||Tasmanian government’s online resource for Tasmanian micro, small and medium enterprises (SME)|
|Carers Australia ||1800 242 636||Short-term counselling and emotional and psychological support services for carers and their families in each state and territory.|
|QLife ||1800 184 527||Counselling and referral service for LGBTI people.|
|Relationships Australia ||1300 364 277||A provider of relationship support services for individuals, families and communities.|
|1800 RESPECT ||1800 737 732||Confidential information, counselling and support service open 24 hours to support people impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence and abuse.|
|Rural Alive and Well (RAW) ||1300 4357 6283||Non for profit organisation helping individuals, families and the community through mental health issues with a focus on suicide prevention.|
|Reach Out ||https://au.reachout.com/ ||Online mental health organisation for young people and parents. Practical support, tools and tips help young people get through anything from everyday issues to tough times – and the information we offer parents makes it easier for them to help their teenagers, too.|
The National COVID Older Persons Information Line on 1800 171 866.
For the latest information on Coronavirus refer to the Department of Health Website , and the National Coronavirus Health Information Line 1800 020 080 is available for anyone requiring further information.