Social and Mental Health Support

There are many not-for-profit and government agencies that provide a wide range of services to assist people with chronic illness and disability.

Casual social support

  • Friends for Good offers FriendLine for people who need to connect or just want to chat.
    Conversations through FriendLine are casual and anonymous. Their friendly volunteers are ready to talk about anything and everything.
    You can register your telephone number anonymously on the home page of their website.

For urgent medical assistance or counselling, telephone:

Dial 000 for a medical emergency.

Last edited: 10 April, 2024