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Collaborating to empower learners

Telephone02 4968 1939

Emailwaratah-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Mental health directory

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

Phone: 1300 224 636

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headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds. headspace can help young people with mental health, physical health (including sexual health) alcohol and other drug services, and work and study support.

Local headspace centre

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Phone 4929 4201 9am to 5pm

Kids Helpline is Australia's only free, private, and confidential 24/7 phone and online counselling service for young people aged 5 to 25. 

Helpline1800 55 1800 (anytime, any reason)

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Email a counsellor 

Family Connect and Support (FCS) is funded by the NSW Government and helps vulnerable children, young people and families to connect with local support services. FCS assists children, young people and families experiencing life challenges to access specific and appropriate support services in their local communities and minimise the impacts from escalating to a point of crisis.

Family Connect and Support is a free service supporting children, young people and families with life challenges including but not limited to parenting challenges, financial stress, substance use, Housing issues, mental health concerns, domestic and family violence.

Phone the service: 1300 006 480Email or visit their Website

ReachOut.com is an internet service for young people that provides information, support and resources about mental health issues and enable them to develop resilience, increase coping skills, and facilitate help-seeking behaviour.

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Butterfly Foundation is the national charity for all Australians impacted by eating disorders and body image issues, and for the families, friends and communities who support them.

Helpline1800 33 4673

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Online Chat

Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing emotional distress with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.

Helpline: 13 11 14 (24/7)

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Online Chat Lifeline 7pm to 4am