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Links to Wellbeing response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Links to Wellbeing response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 25, 2020
In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Links to Wellbeing are currently offering face-to-face, phone-based and TeleHealth sessions. Contact us on 08 8326 3591 to discuss your options.

Following government advice to practice social distancing to limit the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are currently offering face-to-face, phone-based and TeleHealth sessions.

Our response prioritises a continuity of support, while reducing risks to the people who use our services, our staff and the community.

While this is a disruptive time for many people, you will be able to continue your sessions in a way that most suits your needs. Contact us on 08 8326 3591 to discuss your options.

Our teams have been monitoring advice from Commonwealth and State Health departments, our peak bodies and funders. We have a response plan in place, and our staff frequently meet to assess and adapt our response as required.

During this time, it is vital to look after yourself and those close to you.  It is a necessary time for us to promote a sense of community, offer our support and be willing to seek help.

You can contact the Lived Experience Telephone Support Service on 1800 013 755 for peer-based,after-hours help to access mental health support.

For the latest information to help reduce your risk, travel advice and what to do if you become unwell, you can call the Coronavirus Health Information Line 1800 020 080, visit the Australian Government Department of Health.

You can also find local information on the  SA Health website.

Help in an emergency

Mental Health Emergency

If you are experiencing a Mental Health Emergency please call the Mental Health Triage Service on 13 14 65.

If you are under 18 years and experiencing a Mental Health Emergency please call the Women’s and Children’s Hospital on 8161 7000.

Crisis and emergency support

Links to Wellbeing does not offer crisis and emergency support. Please contact one of the below services that can assist 24 hours a day.

Triple 0 (Ambulance, Fire,Police) 000

Lifeline 13 11 14

Kids Helpline 1800 551 800

Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467

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