Finding help

Here you will find a list of loss, grief and bereavement resources.

Telephone and online counselling and support between 12pm and 3am.
Metro Melbourne call 03 9935 7400. National call 1300 845 745.                                   

Mercy Grief Services
Based in the western suburbs of Melbourne and providing bereavement counselling and group support.
Phone: 1300 369 019.

Road Trauma Support Services
Provide counselling and support to people affected by road trauma, and address the attitudes and behaviours of road users through education.
Phone: 1300 367 797.

Support After Suicide
Provides individual, group and online support and resources for children, young people and adults who are bereaved as a result of suicide.
Phone: 03 9421 7640

The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement
A not-for-profit organisation providing a range of education, counselling, research and clinical services for those working in and affected by experiences of grief and bereavement.
Phone: 03 9265 2100

The Compassionate Friends
A peer support organisation provides bereavement support for parents, siblings and grandparents after a child has died. Provides 24 hour phone support and groups. Offers a free app which offers real time peer support via SMS. Look for The Compassionate Friends in the App Store.
Phone: 1300 064 068