Interview Support Services

The following links provide details of services that provide 24/7 telephone and/or online support and counselling services for health and wellbeing issues.

 

These are not emergency services. For emergencies please call 000 (triple zero).

Defence-oriented Telephone and/or Online Support and Counselling

 

Defence All-hours Support Line (ASL) - 1800 628 036

The ASL is a confidential telephone service for ADF members and their families, available 24/7.


http://www.defence.gov.au/health/dmh/allhourssupportline.asp

Defence Family Helpline - 1800 624 608

The Helpline is available 24/7 for ADF members and their families, and is staffed by qualified human services professionals including social workers and psychologists.


http://www.defence.gov.au/DCO/defence-helpline.asp

1800 IMSICK - 1800 467 425

If you are away from base or for out-of-hours assistance call to locate the nearest support.


http://www.defence.gov.au/health/1800imsick/

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National Welfare Coordination Centre (NWCC) - 1800 801 026

Advice and assistance for families of deployed personnel, available 24/7.


http://www.defence.gov.au/nwcc/

 

Sexual Misconduct Prevention & Response (SeMPRO) - 1800 736 776

24/7 support for Defence employees (ADF, Defence APS, male and female) affected by sexual misconduct.


http://defence.gov.au/sempro/

Open Arms Veterans and Families Counselling Services - 1800 011 046

Counselling services and group programs for veterans, their families and eligible ADF members, available 24/7.

https://www.openarms.gov.au​

 

 

General Telephone and/or Online Support and Counselling

 

Lifeline - 13 11 14

Crisis support and suicide prevention.


http://lifeline.org.au/Get-help​

Relationship Counselling: Mens Line Australia - 1300 789 978

Counselling for men available 24/7.


http://www.mensline.org.au/

 

SANE Australia - 1800 187 263 (1800 18 SANE)

Helping Australians affected by mental illness.
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https://www.sane.org/

 

1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732

National sexual assault and domestic violence counselling available 24/7.


https://www.1800respect.org.au/get-help/