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Geelong Lifeline Services

Lifeline Geelong Barwon Region offers callers confidential, personal support from trained crisis supporters through our 24 hour telephone crisis support service.

24/7 Telephone Crisis Support: 13 11 14

This 24 hour, 7 day a week service operates with the assistance of trained volunteer telephone crisis supporters.

Lifeline’s volunteer telephone crisis supporters receive more than 500,000 calls every year – which equates to one new call every minute. Our crisis supporters are men and women who undertake an intensive training program and are required to continually update their crisis support skills through on-going training.

Abuse and Violence

Lifeline Geelong can provide help for family violence and abuse situations through our 24 hour, 7 day a week telephone crisis support service or you may prefer our face to face crisis support offered at our Geelong Barwon Region base. We also have our online fact sheets and tool kits that you can read to use…


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Family and Relationships

Personal crises vary from person to person, and situation to situation. If you are experiencing problems within your family and relationship, Lifeline Geelong has a 24 hour a day, 7 day a week telephone crisis support service where you are given the support and advice you are seeking. We also have a range of fact sheets and tool kits…


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Grief and Loss

Coping with grief and loss can be difficult, be it soon after the loss or much further down the track. Lifeline Geelong can help with this challenging time by providing telephone crisis supporting with our qualified crisis supporters or through our face to face crisis support service. We also have written tool kits that can provide…


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Loneliness

In today’s world many people can feel a sense of isolation and loneliness as they may live away from family, are seeking new friends or have undergone family changes. Lifeline Geelong Barwon Region telephone crisis support or face to face crisis support provides qualified crisis supporters that can listen to your situation and provide tools and advice to help. Both…


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Mental Health

Many mental health issues can be confusing and misunderstood. At Lifeline Geelong we have resources that provide information on a range of issues you or someone you know may be suffering from. Our 24 hour, 7 day a week telephone crisis support service can help with any concerns you have or are experiencing by providing advice…


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Suicide Prevention

If you or someone you know is considering suicide call Lifeline on 13 11 14. If life is in immediate danger call Emergency Services on 000. At Lifeline Geelong Barwon Region we provide a range of suicide prevention and  support services: If you are thinking of suicide and reading this, part of you is still looking for ways to…


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