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Coping in a crisis

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Crisis Support

Crisis Support A crisis is someones personal reaction to an event or experience in their life they find hard to cope with

Read more on Lifeline website

Coping with Community Crisis or Natural Disaster

A community crisis can occur following a natural disaster (e.g. bushfires, flood, cyclone) or another traumatic event (e.g. local tragedy, disease outbreak). These events are extremely challenging for the people directly affected, local families, workers, businesses, industries and the community as a whole.

Read more on Lifeline website

Supporting your child through times of financial hardship

Coping with tough times can be hard for everyone, but it can be especially difficult when you have a family to worry about too. One of the main stresses that can be placed on a family is the stress of financial hardship

Read more on Australian Child and Adolescent Trauma, Loss and Grief Network (ACATLGN) website

Helplines, resources and services COPE

Centre of Perinatal Excellence

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Coping with emotions | Kids Helpline

Friends

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Coping with a break up | Kids Helpline

Break ups can be tough no matter which end of the break up youre on its not an easy thing to go through. Weve got some tips to help you cope.

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Helping kids cope with exam stress | Kids Helpline

Fear of failure

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When to seek help COPE

Centre of Perinatal Excellence

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Concerned about someone? COPE

Centre of Perinatal Excellence

Read more on COPE - Centre of Perinatal Excellence website

Suicide Bereavement

Lifeline is a trusted national charity that has been saving lives for more 50 years. Lifeline works to prevent suicide through a range of crisis support services including its national telephone crisis support line, 13 11 14, operating 24/7 and Online Crisis Support Chat that is available every night.

Read more on Lifeline website

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