Camden Psychiatry

Emergency and Mental Health Crisis Numbers

All numbers below are available 24/7 and are free or the cost of a local call (some charges may apply to mobile users)

In an emergency call 000

If someone has attempted, or is at immediate risk of attempting to harm themselves or someone else, call triple zero (000) immediately

The NSW Mental Health Access Line: 1800 011 511

The NSW Metal Health Line is a state-wide telephone number which puts you in touch with your local mental health serivce. This number gives NSW residents access to expert mental health advice, support and referrals for people dealing with a mental health problem and their families and carers. Where appropriate they can put you in contact with the local mental health crisis or acute care team.

Suicide Call Back Service: 1300 659 467

The Suicide Call Back Service provides crisis counselling to people at risk of suicide, carers for someone who is suicidal and those bereaved by suicide. People who are not linked in with current professional support can also access up to six sessions of ongoing counselling with the same counsellor at scheduled times.

Lifeline: 13 11 14

Anyone experiencing a personal crisis or thinking about suicide can contact Lifeline for support.

Kids Helpline: 1800 551 800

Provides specialised help for young people aged 5 to 25 years, staffed by professional counsellors.

Campbelltown Community Mental Health Emergency Team (CoMHET): 1300 787 799

CoMHET provides a timely response for people experiencing an acute mental health need in the community. CoMHET has strong partnerships with emergency care services. The Campbelltown Community Mental Health Services serve Campbelltown, Camden and Wollondilly.