1. Life changing conversations
    As a community we need to talk about suicide a lot more than what we do.
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Beyond Blue is a trusted source of information and support on suicide prevention, we provide information to people at risk of suicide or who have attempted to take their life with support options, and give practical advice for people worried about someone they think might be suicidal on how to help.

Below is an overview of the sections on our website that provide information on suicide for people feeling suicidal, worried about someone suicidal, who have attempted suicide or grieving a suicide death

If you are in an emergency, or at immediate risk of harm to yourself or others, please contact emergency services on 000 or visit our Get support now page for other services.


We know it’s hard — maybe the hardest thing you’ve ever done, but talking to someone about suicide could be one of the most important conversations you’ll ever have. If you're worried about someone, simply letting them know you care can make a huge difference.

If you’ve noticed that a friend or loved one hasn’t been themselves lately, if they’re avoiding social situations, seem low or flat, or you just know something isn’t right – it might be time to have a talk. You can find more information on some of the warning signs here.

Our research shows people who feel suicidal want you to listen to them and show you care. They need your support –  you don’t need to be a professional.

#YouCanTalk is a joint national campaign aimed at giving people the confidence to respond to friends and family when they need help and guide them to the right support services. Find out more about the collaborative campaign here. 

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