Emergency / Urgent Help
If you are with someone who has attempted or is at immediate risk of harm to themselves or others, call 000.
NSW Mental Health Access Line - 1800 011 511
Staffed by mental health professionals, the line provides access to expert mental health advice, support and referrals for people dealing with a mental health problem and their families and carers. If necessary, they can put you in contact with the local mental health crisis or acute care team who can arrange to see you face-to-face.
Medibank 24/7 Student Health and Support Line – 1800 887 283
For students with Medibank Overseas Student Health Cover, support includes medical assistance from a registered nurse, stress and trauma counselling services, emergency legal advice. Available 24hrs a day, 7 days a week.
Suicide Call Back Service - 1300 659 467
The Suicide Call Back Service provides crisis counselling to people at risk of suicide, carers for someone who is suicidal and those bereaved by suicide. People who are connected with current professional support can also access up to six sessions of ongoing counselling with the same counsellor at scheduled times.
Lifeline - 13 11 14
Anyone across Australia experiencing a personal crisis or thinking about suicide can contact Lifeline for support.
MensLine Australia - 1300 78 99 78
For men of any age who would like support, information or referral to assist them to deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.
Closest Emergency Department to UNSW Kensington: Prince of Wales Hospital Emergency Department 24/7. Barker Street, Randwick, NSW 2031. 9382 2222