In an emergency, call triple zero (000) or visit your local emergency department.

 

If you are having suicidal thoughts, seek immediate assistance by calling Lifeline on 13 11 14.

If you or someone you know is going through a tough time, there are a range of helplines and support services you can access.

There is no wrong door. If you ask for help from a helpline or community service, they will direct you to find the right support.

Helplines

  • Lifeline 13 11 14
  • StandBy Support After Suicide 0438 661 999
  • National Indigenous Critical Response Service 1800 805 801
  • Mensline 1300 78 99 78
  • Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800
  • Qlife (3pm – midnight) 1800 184 527
  • Mates in Construction 1300 642 111
  • Rurallink 1800 552 002 (Specialist after-hours mental health telephone service)
  • Crisis Care 1800 199 008

General Practitioners

Your general practitioner (GP) is a good place to get support.

If you don’t have a regular GP, you can find one online:

Local Support and Counselling Services

Mission Australia provides support and counselling services across Hedland, Karratha, Tom Price, and Newman. You can call them on:

  • Karratha: 9182 3626
  • Hedland: 9174 4800
  • Newman: 9154 3800
  • Tom Price: 9189 3333

Local Mental Health Services

  • Hedland Health Campus: 9174 1000
  • Hedland Health Campus Mental Health: 9174 1240
  • Karratha Health Campus: 9144 7777
  • Karratha Health Campus Mental Health: 9144 7800
  • Newman Hospital: 9175 8333
  • Newman Community Mental Health: 9174 1240