Chronic Illness Support

Below is a list of links to advocacy groups for specific chronic conditions. You can get in touch with these organizations to find out more about what they offer to support people with your family member’s condition.


Mental Health Support

If you are feeling suicidal, are experiencing a mental health crisis, or you are supporting someone who is, please contact one of the organizations below immediately. Services are free and you can remain anonymous.


Suicide Call Back Service - 24-hr crisis support for people at risk of suicide or people caring for someone who is suicidal 1300 659 467

Lifeline Australia - 24-hr crisis telephone counselling 13 11 14


If you require support please contact one of the organizations listed below. Services are free and you can remain anonymous. Youth-specific mental health services are listed on the Support For Young People page.


Beyond Blue - Online and telephone support for anxiety, depression, and suicide prevention - 1300 22 4636

Carers Australia - National peak body representing and advocating on behalf of Australia’s carers to influence policies and services at a national level - 1800 242 636