Urgent Help

BUSHkids services only operate Monday to Friday but we are committed to ensuring that support is available for families and children at all times.

Please find services below that can help you when our offices closed.   The services listed are free and available to help you and your family.

Are you in danger?

If you, or someone you are with is in immediate danger please call:



go to your nearest hospital emergency department

call triple zero in emergency

Triple Zero Emergency

For all ages

Life threatening emergency or you are in danger.


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For all ages

Provides all Australians access to crisis support and suicide prevention services.

13 11 14

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Counselling and support for parents and carers.

1300 30 1300

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Kids Helpline

For ages 5 - 25

Free 24/7 phone and online counselling service for young people aged 5 to 25.

1800 55 1800

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Suicide Call Back Service

For ages 15+

Provides immediate telephone counselling and support in a crisis.

1300 659 467

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Beyond Blue

For all ages

Information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health

1300 22 4636

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For all ages

Support for people impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence and abuse.

1800 737 732