face to face

     online

     on the Phone

beyondblue web chat support – (3pm – 12am)

Lifeline crisis web support – (7pm – 12am)

Suicide Call Back Service text support – (24hrs)

e-headspace web support – (ages 12 – 25)

Mensline – (online chat and video counselling 24hrs)

Headspace – Yarn Safe (Aboriginal Health Service)

Open Arms – 24/7 support for current and ex-serving ADF personnel and their families

QLife – Anonymous and free webchat LGBTIQ+ peer support, 3pm – midnight, every day.

Working It Out – Tasmanian based LGBTIQ+ support, advocacy and education service.

Children and Young Person Program - A support service for young people who have experienced family violence.

Head Space Burnie: At headspace Burnie you can access mental health workers – which may include psychologists, psychiatrists, counsellors and other workers – that can help if you're just not feeling yourself. Located on:

Level 1, 10 Mount Street, Burnie, Tasmania 7320

CAMHS North West: Is available to young people who require assistance in managing emotional, social and behavioural difficulties. This is a free, voluntary and confidential service for young people under 18.

Referral to all Mental Health Services is via the Mental Health Services Helpline on 1800 332 388.

Located on:

5th Floor Reece House, 46 Mount Street, Burnie TAS 7320

Local GP:

Burnie General Practice: 35-37 Mount Street, Burnie

Bass House Surgery: 83 Wilmot Street, Burnie

City Medical Centre: 10 Marine Terrace, Burnie

Burnie GP Super Clinic: Bass Highway, Cooee

Somerset Medical Centre: 33 Falmouth Street

Suicide Call Back Service – 1300 659 467 – Free telephone and online counselling for anyone affected by suicide.

Lifeline Australia – 13 11 14 – Crisis support and suicide prevention.

Kids Helpline – 1800 551 800 – Free confidential phone and online counselling service for children and young people aged 5-25.

Beyondblue – 1300 224 636 – Free nationwide telephone and online counselling for any mental health issue.  Information and support for depression, suicide, anxiety disorders and other mental issues.

MensLine Australia  – 1300 789 978 – Telephone and online support, information and referral service, helping men deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.

SANE – 1800 187 263 – Information about mental health disorders, treatments and where to go for support.

Butterfly Foundation – 1800 33 4673 – Butterfly is an eating disorders support service. Available 8am-12am AEST, 7 days a week.

Open Arms – 1800 011 046 – 24/7 support for current and ex-serving ADF personnel and their families

QLife – 1800 184 527 –  Anonymous and free LGBTI peer support and referral for people in Australia wanting to talk about sexuality, identity, gender, bodies, feelings or relationships. 3pm – midnight, every day.

Useful information to help you stay safe online.

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ReachOut is Australia’s leading online mental health organisation for young people

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Bullying can make us feel unsafe and unhappy. It stops us from being who we want to be, and can make it hard to learn and be with other people. If you are being bullied or you see bullying happening, do something! If you are bullying others, take the first step to stopping by getting help.

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If you are a young person aged between 12-25 and need information relating to general mental health, physical health, work & study and alcohol and other drugs, this section is designed for you.