Support resources


Crisis Support Lines:

Lifeline (Aus): 13 11 14
A free interpreting service for people who do not speak English is available for 13 11 14. To access this service please:
1) Call TIS on 131 450 and ask to talk to Lifeline on 13 11 14 in the language required.
2) TIS will call 13 11 14 on behalf of the caller.
Crisis Services Canada (Can): 1 833 456 4566
Samaritans (UK): 116 123
Suicide Prevention (US): 1-800-273-8255
International Support: International Association for Suicide Prevention and

Counselling Services:

WA: Association for Services to Torture and Trauma Survivors (ASeTTS)

NSW: Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS)

VIC: Foundation House -The Victorian Foundation for Survivors of Torture Inc.

QLD: Queensland Program of Assistance to Survivors or Torture and Trauma (QPASTT)

ACT: Companion House

NT: Melaleuca

SA: Survivors of Torture and Trauma Assistance and Rehabilitation Service (STTARS)

TAS: Phoenix Centre


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