Suicide is no Answer – Qmmunity caring for our own
For people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender/Transsexual, Queer and/or a Same Sex Attraction their parents and allies
Look Listen Talk & Get Help
Staying Safe – suicide prevention – it does get better but that don’t stop the pain now
Staying Well – mental health
Staying Protected – homophobic bullying
The International Suicide Prevention Wiki is a worldwide directory of suicide prevention hotlines, text-lines, and resources.
Your Not Alone -You Can Reach Out for Help 24/7
Experiencing a crisis or concerned about someone you love
Otherwise in Queensland and/or Australia
Crisis – Q Health
If you are in immediate danger ring Police /Ambulance – 000 – or go to hospital
- Emergency Department – locations, and contact details found in the front section of the White Pages telephone directory
- Lifeline: 131114 – National – 24/7 telephone crisis support service – need support and/or info
- Family Doctor
- Kids Help Line: 1800 55 1800 – National 24/7 telephone service for people 5-25 yrs – Teens & Young Adults – Let’s Talk About Suicide – Sexuality – Working it Out
Got Questions Other Useful Help Numbers
- Gay & Lesbian Welfare Association – QLD & Nth NSW – Everyday 7:00pm – 10:00pm – 3017 1717 (Bris) 1800 184527 (outside metro)
- Alcohol & Drug Information Service: 3236 2414 (Q Health)
- Statewide Sexual Assault Helpline: 1800 010 120 (Q Health)
- Parentline – 1300 30 1300 from 8am-10pm, 7 days a week – in Queensland and the Northern Territory (QLD)
Mental Health Resources
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (GLBTI) People building a healthy Qmmunity
Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (AIS) Support Group Australia
Peer support, information and advocacy group for people affected by AIS and/or related intersex conditions, and their families.
Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO)
Information and advocacy for people living with HIV AIDS and links to state and territory organisations.
Coming Out Australia
Information, resources and interactive activities for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people about ‘Coming Out’.
Support for young people (under 26) and their communities to be informed, happy and healthy about their sexuality and gender.
Gay and Lesbian Health Victoria (GLHV)
Health information for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex people
Gay and Lesbian Switchboard
Telephone counselling, information and referral service for Victoria and Tasmania’s gay, lesbian, bisexual and transsexual (GLBT) community.
We give a damn – Campaign is for everybody who cares about gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality.
GLSEN Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (USA)
Not So Straight – information and referral website for young people
Information and support about sex and sexuality.
Help us stop gay depression and suicide by telling the world its OK2BGAY because everyone is equal.
Open Doors support service
Support to young people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and/or Transgender (LGBT) or who are exploring or questioning their sexuality and/or gender identity.
Organisation Intersex International
Advocacy and information for intersex people around the world.
Qnet online community
Online community for gay, lesbian, bi, transgendered and intersex people under the age of 25.
Information, support and services for people with gender issues.
Advocate for all transgender people.
Twenty10 – a place to be you
Support for young GLBTI people, their families and communities.
Suicide Prevention Training
National Centre Against Bullying – a peak body working to advise and inform the Australian community on the issue of childhood bullying and the creation of safe schools and communities, including the issue of cybersafety.
Bullying No Way – resources and information about bullying, including homophobia
The Trevor Project.org (suicide awareness LGBT specific)