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Suicide Callback Service

The Suicide Call Back Service is a national professional telephone and online counselling service for people affected by suicide.

This includes:
  • people at risk of suicide
  • people worried about someone who may be suicidal
  • people bereaved by suicide
  • professionals working with suicidal clients

The service includes a 24/7 telephone counselling service for immediate crisis support. This is complemented by ongoing support for eligible clients through six telephone counselling sessions with the same counsellor. Online counselling is also available through the The Suicide Call Back Service website.

The Suicide Call Back Service keeps people safe, supported and hopeful.

Helpline

  • Call 1300 659 467 (24 hours a day)
  • Chat online to Suicide Callback Service (the service is available 24 hours a day).
  • Check the website for more details

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Last reviewed: September 2019

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Dealing with grief, mourning & bereavement after suicide: SCBS

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Understand suicide signs & warnings from Suicide Call Back Service

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Self-care - looking after yourself when helping a suicidal person: SCBS

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Information on supporting someone who is suicidal. Learn about providing suicide help & protecting someone who is suicidal from harm, plus self-care advice.

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Feeling overwhelmed & suicidal? Suicide Call Back Service can help

Advice & information to help if you’re feeling overwhelmed & suicidal, have suicidal ideation or are engaging in self-harming behaviour. Learn more.

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Understand why people may become suicidal & have suicidal thoughts

Suicidal thoughts can be triggered by many different situations & experiences. Learn the contributing factors & how to help from Suicide Call Back Service.

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