if you, or someone you know, is in immediate danger or risk and requires an urgent response, phone 000 or your local police. IF YOU REQUIRE SUPPORT OR ASSISTANCE RELATED TO BULLYING, PLEASE CONTACT ONE OF THE ORGANISATIONS LISTED BELOW.
Kids Helpline – Call 1800 55 1800
Kids Helpline is a 24-hour, seven day a week counselling service for Australian young people aged between 5 and 25 years. Kids Helpline talk to more than 6,000 kids each week, about all sorts of problems, including bullying and cyber-bullying.
Lifeline – Call 13 11 14
Lifeline offer a free 24-hour telephone counselling service. Anyone can call Lifeline at any time. As well as providing telephone counselling, Lifeline can provide you with information about other support services available in your area.
ReachOut.com provides specially targeted information and resources to help any young person who visits the service. When they visit ReachOut.com, a young person will be guided to practical tools designed just for their needs, even when they don’t know what they’re looking for. There is a huge amount of bullying related information and support.
The eSafety Commissioner is responsible for promoting online safety for all Australians. If you are under 18 and experiencing bullying, they can help you make a complaint, find someone to talk to and provide advice and strategies for dealing with these issues.
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