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ACT local health services

Whether you are looking for specific sexual and reproductive health information, or just need of a bit more information or support it’s important that you find the right services to speak to.

Domestic Violence Crisis Service (DVCS)

DVCS provides a 24/7 counselling service.

Canberra Rape Crisis Centre (CRCC)

CRCC provides a crisis counselling line, Indigenous community support, counselling to victims and their families, and community education programs.

For immediate crisis support


Lifeline provides all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services.

Kids Helpline

Kids Helpline provides free 24/7 phone and online counselling for all young Australians aged between 5 and 25.

For non-immediate help

Beyond Blue

Beyond Blue is a nationwide service that provides professional 24/7 telephone and online information and advice for a cost of a local call.

Butterfly Foundation

Butterfly Foundation provides support for anyone in Australia concerned about eating disorders and body image.

headspace Canberra

headspace Canberra is a free or low cost, confidential service where 12 to 25 years old can access mental health professionals. headspace offers a range of supports for young people worried about their drug and alcohol use, mental, physical or sexual wellbeing.