Crisis Resources

Emergency and support lines

Call 000 

in an emergency if you or someone you know is in a life threatening situation, or is at risk of ha Listed below are contact details and links to crisis, emergency and telephone counselling and support.

Mental Health Emergency Response Line (MHERL) Available 24/7:

Phone: 1300 555 788 (Perth Metro Residents); 

1800 676 822 (Peel Residents)
For anyone in a mental health emergency in the community – including individuals, families/carers, me Clinicians at MHERL provide assessment, specialist intervention and support for people experiencing a a local mental health service.


Available 4.30pm-8:30am Monday to Friday and 24 hours Saturday, Sunday and public holidays. Phone: 1800 552 002
After hours mental health telephone service for people in rural communities of Western Australia.


Phone: 13 11 14
Available: 24/7
Online chat: 7pm-4am, daily
Lifeline WA provides all Western Australians experiencing a personal crisis or thinking about suicide wit

Suicide Call Back Service

Phone: 1300 659 467
Available: 24/7
For people who are suicidal, caring for someone who is suicidal, people bereaved by suicide, or health This service provides immediate telephone counselling and support in crises. They can provide up to 6 same counsellor scheduled at times best suited to your needs.

Samaritans Crisis Line

Available: 24/7
Phone: 135 247
Youth line: 08 9388 2500

Country callers: 1800 198 313

The Samaritans Crisis Line provides 24 hour telephone crisis support for people experiencing distress