Help & Crisis Support
Remember, if it is an emergency or life is in danger, please call 000.

Lifeline

Crisis support with a key focus on suicide prevention in Australia (available 24/7)

13 11 14

lifeline.org.au

beyondblue

Information on depression, anxiety and how to help yourself or a friend. Telephone, online and email support available (available 24/7)

1300 22 4636

youthbeyondblue.com

Suicide Call Back Service

Free nationwide professional telephone and online counselling for anyone affected by suicide, or suicidal thoughts (available 24/7)

1300 659 467

suicidecallbackservice.org.au

Lifeline NZ

Offers crisis support helpline services as well as face-to-face counselling (available 24/7)

0800 543 354

lifeline.org.nz

Financial Support

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The following providers offer financial support services. If you are unable to find a service specific to your state, please contact the national services listed under Australia or New Zealand.

Australia

DPM Student Hub

Specialist financial advisors to the medical industry, providing online resources specifically for medical students. Includes fact sheets, free student tax returns, and graduate packages
T: (03) 9621 7000
www.dpmfs.com.au

Australian Capital Territory

Medical Benevolent Association of NSW

Free and confidential service providing financial assistance and counselling support to all registered medical practitioners, medical students and their families in NSW and the ACT.
T: (02) 9987 0504
mbansw.org.au

New South Wales

Medical Benevolent Association of NSW

Free and confidential service providing financial assistance and counselling support to all registered medical practitioners, medical students and their families in NSW and the ACT.
T: (02) 9987 0504
mbansw.org.au

Queensland

Medical Benevolent Association of Queensland

Support service providing financial assistance to help medical practitioners and their families through crises.
T: (07) 3872 2222
mbaq.org.au

South Australia

Medical Benevolent Association of South Australia

The association provides assistance to South Australian medical practitioners and their families in need of assistance due to financial hardship.
T: (08) 8267 4355

New Zealand

Sorted

Free, impartial information on budgeting, saving and debt management
T: 0508 SORT IT (0508 767 848)
https://www.sorted.org.nz/

Medical Assurance Society

Membership-based society for health professionals, offering loans, insurance and financial advice
T: 0800 800 627
mas.co.nz

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