Suggested Support Services and Counselling

Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement

Bereavement Information and Referral Service

1300 664 786

www.grief.org.au

www.grief.org.au/resources/internet_links

Article on the new diagnosis of Complicated Grief

bereavementcare.com.au/articles/attention.htm

Australian Health Directory

www.healthdirectory.com.au/Bereavement:Dying/Support/search

Cancer Council Support Services

supportservices.cancercouncil.com.au/cancerservicesdirectory/search_oncall.asp

A Widow Support group

everafterwidowed.com

Bereavement Care Centre

www.bereavementcare.com.au

All About Grief – Reading Resources

(07) 55281 231

www.allaboutgrief.com

My Grief Assist – Bereavement Information, Training & Education

www.mygriefassist.com/

National Association for Loss & Grief (NSW) Inc.

Telephone based grief support service

9489 6644

www.nalag.org.au

Grief Recovery

Toll Free: 1800 763 538

www.griefrecoverymethod.com.au

Beyond Blue

Professional for anxiety, depression or related disorders

1300 22 4636 (also online chat 4pm-10pm 7 days) (24/7 helpline)

www.beyondblue.com.au

Lifeline Australia

24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services

Counselling and education programs

13 11 14 (also online chat 8pm-midnight 7 days) (24/7 helpline)

www.lifeline.org.au

SIDS and Kids NSW

Services for people who experience the death of a baby or child up to six years of age

24/7 bereavement support line

Support groups

Counselling

1800 651 186 (24/7 helpline)

www.sidsandkidsnsw.org

Sands

Miscarriage, stillbirth and newborn death support

24/7 on call support line

Parent support groups and resources

1300 0 SANDS (24/7 helpline)

www.sands.org.au

Solace Australia

Supporting those grieving the death of their partner

Support groups

Telephone grief support

9519 2820

www.solace.org.au

Good Grief – Programs for children, young people and adults

www.goodgrief.org.au/home

Seasons for Growth – Program for Children

www.goodgrief.org.au/seasons-for-growth

Dougy Centre – Grieving Children and Families

www.dougy.org/

Kids Help Line

Online counselling for young people aged between five and 25

1800 55 1800 (24/7 helpline)

www.kidshelp.com.au

Compassionate Friends

9290 2355

www.tcfnsw.org.au

Centralised Referral Service

Homicide Victims Support Group

Provides support for those whose loved ones have died through homicide.

Ph: 8274 8900

Toll free 1800 191 777.

Salvo Care Line

9331 6000

Support after suicide

8584 7800

Self-support group facilitated by the Social Work Dept. – Forensic Medicine, Glebe

Sydney Women’s Counselling Centre

Bereavement counselling by women for women

Phone 9522 1000 & 9718 1955

Bereavement Podcasts

www.whatsyourgrief.com

Pregnancy an Infant Loss Support

www.bearsofhope.org.au

Waves of Grief – Different Approaches to Bereavement

www.wavesofgrief.com/Welcome.html

Heartbeat – Grief Support Following Suicide

www.heartbeatsurvivorsaftersuicide.org/index.shtml

Bereavement Care Centre – Bereavement counselling & education

www.bereavementcare.com.au/index.htm

Death, Dying & Mourning Interfaith Prayers & Blessings

www.spiralgoddess.com/InterFaith_DeathDying_Mourning_Prayers.html

Prayers for Grieving

onlineministries.creighton.edu/CollaborativeMinistry/Grief/

Parents of Suicide

parentsofsuicide.com/parents.html

Online Support Groups

griefnet.org/support/sg2.html

My Future Care

myfuturecare.org.au

Whats Your Grief – wyg

www.whatsyourgrief.com/

Childrens Grief Hotline

1300 654 556

National Centre for Childhood Grief

Catholic Care

Relationship & Family Counselling

(02) 9509 1111

www.catholiccare.org

Individual Counselling & Group Counselling Sessions
For bereaved children or young people under the age of 18.

Support After Suicide

http://www.supportaftersuicide.org.au/