Face to face, telephone and online counselling
Grief LineMelbourne Metro - (03) 9935 7400 National - 1300 845 745 12pm - 3am, 7 days/week Telephone and online support, as well as in home counselling, if you are experiencing distress related to grief or loss including suicide. Services in English and some alternate languages. http://griefline.org.au/
PANDA (Post and Antenatal Depression Association)National - 1300 726 306 Mon – Fri, 9am - 7pm Crisis support and referral information specific to postnatal and antenatal depression. This service is helpful for mothers, partners, family and friends.
ArcVic OCD and Anxiety Helpline1300 269 438 (free) or (03) 9830 0533 Mon – Fri, 10am - 4pm The telephone HelpLine provides support, information and referral to people with anxiety disorders and their families and carers, and mental health care providers.
Family Drug Help1300 660 068 Monday to Friday, 9am to to 9pm Help line for information and support, for family and carers of those with substance use issues. www.familydrughelp.org.au for further information related to family support options and email counselling support
Relationships Australia1300 364 277 Monday to Friday, 9am to to 9pm Relationship related stress for individual, group and family counselling and referral options. The service includes support for family violence and aggression issues. Help is provided to individuals, families, victims, and perpetrators. There is also telephone counselling for regional areas available http://www.relationships.org.au for further information and to locate your closes clinic
Maternal Child and Health Line13 22 29 Families with children birth to school age. Support and guidance for parenting and maternal and child health issues.
Parentline Victoria13 22 89 Open 8am to midnight 7 days a week Telephone counselling, referral and advice related to parenting and child mental and physical health needs for parents of children birth to 18 years. They also have information about parenting groups around victoria. http://www.education.vic.gov.au/about/contact/Pages/parentline.aspx