Personal Crisis Helpline.

Important contact numbers for personal crisis situations.
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Personal Crisis Helpline


Contact 000 for Fire, Ambulance or Police Services.

If you are deaf or have a speech or hearing impairment call 106. This is a Text Emergency Call, not SMS. You can call from teletypewriters.

For more information on emergency services, visit


Lifeline provides 24-hour access to crisis support, suicide prevention and mental health support services.

Beyond Blue

Beyond Blue provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live.

Mental Health Triage Service

SA Health Mental Health Triage Service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

This service is the main point of access into the mental health service, can provide information, advice in an emergency or crisis situation. This service is staffed by mental health clinicians who will assess and refer to acute response teams where appropriate.

If you feel that you may be in need of mental health support and have never accessed a mental health service before, please contact your general practitioner or phone their mental health triage service.

Primary Mental Health Care Services

For non-urgent mental health queries in the Adelaide metropolitan region, you can contact their Mental Health Enquiry Line.