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Information and referral helpline

StandBy Support After Suicide

About this service

StandBy is one of Australia’s leading suicide postvention programs dedicated to assisting people and communities bereaved or impacted by suicide. StandBy is accessible 7 days a week, providing free face-to-face or telephone support at a time and place that is best for each individual.

This service may help:

  • Support for those experiencing suicide loss
  • Free community workshops to help communities support one another
  • Free support tailored to each individual's needs

Service for

Teachers & Educators
Teachers & Educators
Health Care Professionals (clinicians and non-clinicians)
Health Care Professionals (clinicians and non-clinicians)
Parents
Parents
Carers (family, friends, professional carers)
Carers (family, friends, professional carers)
Emergency responders
Emergency responders
Rural and remote communities
Rural and remote communities
Businesses (employers and/or employees)
Businesses (employers and/or employees)
LGBTQIA+SB communities
LGBTQIA+SB communities
Military personnel and veterans
Military personnel and veterans
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
People with Physical Disability
People with Physical Disability
People with a diagnosed mental health condition
People with a diagnosed mental health condition
Neurodivergent people - e.g. autistic or ADHD
Neurodivergent people - e.g. autistic or ADHD
Anyone in need
Anyone in need

Cost

Free

Availability

7 Days: 6am - 10pm

Duration

Service over multiple sessions (e.g. online course)

Engagement

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