You are not alone. StandBy is dedicated to supporting people bereaved or impacted by suicide.  

StandBy is accessible seven days a week, providing free face-to face and/or telephone support. You can call us on 1300 727 247 from 6am to 10 pm each day for support.

We know that many people are impacted by each suicide death. This can include family members, close friends, kinship groups, colleagues and whole communities. 

Our service is at no cost and here to support you over the phone or in person.  We can assist you in finding the right sort of support.  We can explain what might be happening with the police and other organisations following a suicide.  

Need urgent help outside these hours?

If you are currently having suicidal thoughts, please seek immediate assistance by calling Lifeline on 13 11 14 Beyond Blue on 1300 22 4636 or QLife on 1800 184 527. If you or someone you are with is in need of immediate support please call 000.

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Telephone interpreter service

If you would like to use the Telephone Interpreter Service please phone 131 450.


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