Website update! Support and services for dementia can still be found on this website.
It has recently been updated to include services and resources to support healthy ageing.

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Crisis helplines

If you need mental health support urgently, these helplines are available 24/7. If the crisis is life-threatening, call Triple Zero (000).

Lifeline’s 24/7 crisis support line

A 24/7 helpline available to anyone in Australia. You can speak to a trained Crisis Support Worker over the phone, any time of the day or night.

Suicide Call Back Service

A nationwide service providing 24/7 telephone and online counselling to people affected by suicide.

24/7 mental health support helpline

A confidential helpline where you can access public mental health services through Metro North Health. This 24/7 telephone line is staffed by qualified mental health professionals who can offer you support and advice.

Open Arms counselling helpline for Veterans and families

A 24/7 counselling helpline for Veterans and their families.

Crisis helplines

We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia, their diversity, histories and knowledge and their continuing connections to land, waterways and culture. We pay our respect to all Australian Indigenous Peoples and their cultures, and to Elders of past, present and future generations.

We would like to express our gratitude to all the healthy ageing advocates, including people living with dementia, older people, families, carers and health professionals, who contributed to the development of this portal. Thank you for sharing your stories and transferring your knowledge to make this portal purposeful and meaningful to support people in the North Brisbane and Moreton Bay region.