NDIS

Crisis contacts

In an emergency call 000 or go to your local hospital emergency department.

1300 MH CALL – 1300 642 255

Mental health access line
1300 MH CALL (1300 642 255) is a confidential mental health telephone triage service that provides the first point of contact to public mental health services to Queenslanders.

1300 MH CALL is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and will link to the caller’s nearest Queensland Public Mental Health service.

The 1300 MH CALL service:

  • is the main point of access into public mental health services
  • can provide support, information, advice and referral
  • can provide advice and information in a mental health emergency or crisis
  • is staffed by trained and experienced professional mental health clinicians
  • will provide a mental health triage and refer to acute care teams where appropriate.

24/7 crisis services

Lifeline 13 11 14
Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467
Beyond Blue 1300 22 46 36
MensLine Australia 1300 78 99 78
Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800
1800 Respect 1800 737 732

Other support and information services

Queensland Health 13 HEALTH 13 43 25 84
Alcohol and Drug Information Service 1800 177 833
Counselling online (drug and alcohol) 1800 888 236
Quitline 13 78 48
SANE Australia 1800 18 7263
headspace 1800 650 890
youthbeyondblue 1300 22 46 36
Veterans Support Service 1800 011 046
PANDA (perinatal anxiety and depression) 1300 726 306
Butterfly Foundation (eating disorders) 1800 334673
The Eating Issues Centre (eating disorders) (07) 3844 6055
QLife (LGBTI) 1800 184 527
Griefline 1300 845 745
Grow Australia (support through peer groups) 1800 558 268