There is so much information out there for Aged Care assistance and requirements and it can be daunting at times. Below are some useful forms and links to resources.
Grief Counselling & support
Lifeline – Phone 13 11 14 for free counselling and support (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Lifeline also provides information about other grief counselling services.
13 HEALTH – Call 13 43 25 84 for general health information and referrals (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
The Compassionate Friends, Queensland – Peer support for parents, siblings and grandparents after the death of a child. Call 1300 064 068 to speak with someone else who has experienced child loss and understands.
Sands – If you have suffered a miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn death, call 1300 072 637 to speak to someone who understands.
Beyond Blue – Call 1300 224 636 if you are feeling depressed and want to talk to a trained professional about your problems (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
Parentline – Phone 1300 301 300 for counselling and support for parents (8am–10pm, 7 days a week).
Kids Help Line – If you are aged 5–25, call 1800 551 800 for free counselling (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
MensLine Australia – Call 1300 789 978 for professional support and advice for men (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
ReachOut.com (information and support for young people)
Behaviour Management – Dementia