Question: How old do you have to be to have a chat room in Australia?

How long is the wait for Kids Helpline?

Most of the time well reply within about a week. Its important to keep this in mind, especially if youre looking for a fast response. If you need a quicker response, the fastest way to contact us is by phone so you can talk to a counsellor almost straight away.

Who is Kids Helpline run by?

the Department of Communities Kids Helpline is funded by the State Government through the Department of Communities.

Is it free to call Kids Helpline?

You can call us on 1800 55 1800, anytime and for any reason. Its FREE to call - including from your mobile. You can also call from any public phone or landline for free too.

What is reach out phone number?

1800 011 511 NSW: 1800 011 511. NT: 1800 682 288. QLD: 1300 MH CALL (1300 64 2255) SA: 13 14 65.

How many kids have helpline helped?

Since 1991, Australias kids and young people have been turning to our professional, specialised counsellors, no matter who they are, where they live or what they want to talk about. Over this time, we have responded to over 8 million contacts.

What is the history of Kids Helpline?

Kids Helpline was launched on Monday March 25, 1991 by then-Brisbane Lord Mayor Sallyanne Atkinson. Kids Helpline was launched on Monday March 25, 1991. On that first day, the staff counsellors took 3,200 calls. By the time the service went national in 1993, more than 1 million calls had been answered.

What happens when you call a helpline?

The helpline worker will ask you a few questions to see whats going on for you. Once thats done, you can talk about whatever you need to get off your chest. The helpline worker will listen, make sure youre safe and then talk about different options as your next steps.

What age is reach out for?

The ReachOut Forums provide a safe space for young people to discuss topics related to their mental health and wellbeing, and to seek guidance on getting appropriate help. They are a professionally moderated peer-support community for young people aged 14-25.

Who can I call about my anxiety?

If you or someone you love is experiencing a debilitating anxiety attack, help is just a phone call (or click) away. Free anxiety attack helplines and resources that are available include: National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Helpline: 1-800-950-NAMI (6264)

What is reach out Australia?

ReachOut is the most accessed online mental health service for young people and their parents in Australia. Our trusted self-help information, peer-support program and referral tools save lives by helping young people be well and stay well.

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