The following providers offer services specifically designed for young people. If you are unable to find a service specific to your state, please contact the national services listed under Australia or New Zealand.
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Kids Helpline (up to 25 years) Free, private and confidential telephone and online counselling service for young people aged 5 – 25 T: 1800 55 1800 kidshelpline.com.au
The National Youth Mental Health Foundation, aimed at helping young people (aged 12 – 25) who are going through a tough time. Free online and telephone support service available, as well as over 60 support centres in various locations around Australia. T: 1800 650 890 headspace.org.au
A confidential, free and secure space where young people 12 – 25 can chat, email or speak on the phone with a qualified youth mental health professional, or watch regular live info sessions. eheadspace.org.au
Young and Well CRC
A leading research organisation committed to exploring and understanding the role of technology in the lives of young people, and how those technologies can be used to improve the mental health and wellbeing. Online features include an Online Wellbeing Centre and e-Mental Health Clinic T: (03) 9937 1333
E: firstname.lastname@example.org youngandwellcrc.org.au
Online youth mental health service providing information, stories, videos, forums and tools to help young people with everyday questions and cope through tough times. au.reachout.com
Youth mental health organisation based in Melbourne with a specialised youth mental health clinical service, internationally renowned research centre and training and communications program. Online features include Training & Resources, Fact Sheets and Research. T: 1800 888 320 oyh.org.au