If you or a friend or family member is experiencing a crisis please call or connect online with one of the following services, which are available 24/7 across Australia:

Lifeline 13 11 14

Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467

Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800

MensLine Australia 1300 78 99 78

If it is an emergency, call 000 immediately.

Local support services and initiatives

Castlemaine District Community Health

Castlemaine Community House

Macedon Ranges Suicide Prevention Action Group

SMART Recovery – in Castlemaine

Hope Assistance Local Tradies

National and online supports

Sane Australia



If you have a suggestion of another service you would like to see added here, please get in touch via our contact page here.