Get help now
If you or someone you know needs help now, call these helplines that are open 24/7:
1800 551 800
Youth Beyond Blue
1300 22 46 36
There are also other helplines you can call or websites you can access that are:
If someone has attempted, or is at immediate risk of attempting to harm themselves or someone else, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.
Or go to a hospital emergency department, where they may refer you to a mental health service.
Mental health programs
NSW Health provides a range of mental health services and programs for children, teens and their families who need mental health help and support.
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) - has programs and services provided by a team that includes child psychiatrists, clinical and counselling psychologists, psychotherapists, social workers and specialist nurses.
- Aboriginal Got It!
- Getting on Track in Time - Got It!
- Mental Health Intellectual Disability Hub at Sydney Children's Hospital Network
- Mum and Kids Matter
- Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Services
- Whole Family Teams
- Youth Community Living Support Services (YCLSS)