After you lose someone to suicide

If you've recently lost someone to suicide you’ll be feeling a lot of emotions – including shock and disbelief.

It's important for you to know that there are people who understand what you are going through right now. You don't need to go through this alone.

The loss of a loved one

"If you take the time reach out and speak with people, get some help, you'll absolutely come through the other end a much stronger person within yourself."


Some of the content in this section was developed by Support After Suicide program of Jesuit Social Services and has been reproduced / adapted in partnership with Jesuit Social Services.

Crisis support

If you are in an emergency, or at immediate risk of harm to yourself or others, please contact emergency services on 000. Other services include:

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