What support is available for early childhood professionals?
Sharing information about a child’s wellbeing and safety or to assess or manage family violence risk can be stressful and challenging. There are a range of free and confidential services that you can access for support in addition to any support provided by your employer. This includes:
|Beyond Blue||24-hour mental health information and support||1300 224 636|
|Lifeline Australia||24-hour telephone crisis support||13 11 14|
|1800RESPECT||24-hour sexual assault and domestic violence counselling and support||1800 737 732|
|Safe Steps Family Violence Response Centre||24-hour family violence support||1800 015 188|
|Yarning SafeNStrong||Helpline for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples||1800 959 563|