I want to talk to someone
If you need to talk, there are plenty of people there to listen. All of the organisations listed here provide suicide prevention counselling.
Headspace – 1800 650 890
Lifeline -13 11 14
BeyondBlue – 1300 22 4636
Kids Helpline – 1800 55 1800
Suicide Line – 1300 651 251
Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 1800 273 8255
Suicide Call Back Service – 1300 659 467
I think my friend needs help
If you think your friend may be suicidal one step you can take is to talk to them about it.
This video outlines how to go about having that conversation:
So you have a friend who is struggling? This video is for when you want to talk to your friend and make sure they are ok, you’ve even figured out how to bring it up, but you have no idea what to say.
So you had a conversation with a friend that you’re worried about, and it didn’t go so well. What now?
It is important to keep trying and to keep reminding them that you care. If you are unsure how to do this then this video may provide you with some helpful pointers.