Community health nurses

When a community health nurse is not available in person, there are a range of online resources that you can access.

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When you feel in crisis

Mental Health Emergency Response Line (24 hours)
1800 676 822

Lifeline WA (24 hours)
13 11 14
www.lifeline.org.au

Kids Helpline (24 hours)
1800 551 800
www.kidshelp.com.au

Suicide Call Back Service (24 hours)
1300 659 467
www.suicidecallbackservice.org.au

Sexual Assault Resource Centre (S.A.R.C) Crisis Line (24 hours)
(08) 9340 1828
1800 199 888

Crisis Care (24 hours)
1800 199 008

RuralLink (Rural Communities)
1800 552 002

Beyond Blue - Info Line (24 hours)
1300 224 636

Alcohol and Drug Info Service
1800 198 024

When you want to chat in person

Youth Focus
(08) 6266 4333
www.youthfocus.com.au

Headspace
1800 650 890
www.headspace.org.au

YMCA Links
(08) 9328 3522 / 9328 3566
www.hg.org.au

YouthLink
1300 362 569
www.youthlink.perthwa.net

Freedom Centre
Support, information about gender related issues
(08) 9228 0354
www.freedom.org.au

When you want a happy app

These applications are not necessarily endorsed by WA Country Health Service and WACHS is not responsible for the content. These are just a suggestion of some of the applications available.

Smiling Mind - Meditation and relaxation
www.smilingmind.com.au or Download app for free in iTunes

Reach Out Worry Time App
Free Download
www.reachout.com

When you want to go online

Learn about wellbeing and relationships

Reachout - information on how to deal with problems and cope well
www.reachout.com.au

Headspace - information and fact sheets on how to help yourself and others through difficult times
www.headspace.org.au

Youthbeyondblue - Information and fact sheets on how to help yourself and others through difficult times
www.youthbeyondblue.com

Child and Youth Health - Information for teenagers on physical and mental health
www.cyh.com

Kids Helpline - Information on friendships, body image, problem solving, feelings and stress
www.kidshelpline.com.au

Bite Back - Discover ways to amplify the good stuff in life, check and track your mood and share stories
www.biteback.org.au

Black Dog - Information on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder
www.blackdoginstitute.org.au

Young and Well - A digitally connected world where technologies are used to support young people to feel safe, healthy and resilient
www.youngandwellcrc.org.au

Youth Friendly Doctors - Looking for a youth friendly doctor in your area?
www.dryes.com.au

Get the Facts - Information on sexual health relationships
www.getthefacts.health.wa.gov.au