knowmore provides free legal advice and practical help in a confidential and supportive environment. Our specialist counsellors/social workers will support you in using our services. If you need further support, we will help you to access the most appropriate services.
Below is a list of national help and counselling services available to you. For a full list of services in your area please go to the National Redress Scheme support page.
|1800 RESPECT||24-hour sexual assault and domestic violence support||1800 737 732|
|Blueknot||Counselling and support for survivors||1300 657 380|
|beyondblue||Mental health support||1300 224 636|
|Bravehearts||Counselling for survivors and child protection advocacy||1800 272 831|
|Care Leavers Australasia Network||Support and advocacy for Forgotten Australians||1800 008 774|
|Child Migrants Trust||Social work services, including counselling and support for family reunions||1800 040 509|
|Find and Connect||Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants||1800 161 109|
|headspace||Mental health support for young people – (website and drop-in centres only)||N/A|
|Lifeline||24-hour crisis support and suicide prevention||13 11 14|
|Mensline||Support and counselling service||1300 789 978|
|Survivors & Mates Support Network (SAMSN)||A service for male survivors and their supporters.
Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
|1800 4 SAMSN (72676)
|Sexual Assault Counselling Australia||For people who experienced sexual abuse while under the age of 18||1800 211 028|
|Suicide Call Back Service||24-hour crisis support and suicide prevention||1300 659 467|
|Moneysmart||Information and tools to help people make financial decisions||N/A|
|National Debt Helpline||Free and confidential advice from professional financial counsellors||1800 007 007|