Social and emotional wellbeing resources

  • Black Rainbow is a social enterprise specialising in suicide prevention and social outcomes for the LGBTIQ+ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.
  • BlaQ Aboriginal Corporation is a state-based organisation providing information and advocacy for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQ+ community.
  • Beyond Blue has some helpful information about depression and anxiety, and how to get help for you and your mob.
  • Brother to Brother is a 24-hour hotline assisting Aboriginal men across Australia. The line is staffed by Aboriginal men, including Elders, to ensure it is culturally safe. Call 1800 435 799.
  • Deadly Story has a range of tools, cultural supports and stories to help you connect with community.
  • headspace's Yarn Safe program provides support and information for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people aged 1225.
  • The Australian Government's digital mental health gateway, Head to Health, provides great information about supporting yourself and your mob.
  • Strong Yawa (speak / talk) is an after hours support service for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the Shoalhaven region. Call 1800 953 763.
  • Thirrili's National Indigenous Postvention Service: practical and emotional support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals and families impacted by suicide or another traumatic incident. Call 1800 805 801.

Aboriginal health, mental health, and suicide prevention are key priorities for COORDINARE. Find out more on our Aboriginal health and Mental health and suicide prevention health priority pages.