Bio: This organisation aims to help people struggling with eating disorders and difficulties with their body image, they have a phone line as well as an online chat option.
Contact number (8am-midnight): 1800 33 4673
Castlemaine District Community Health (CHIRP):
Bio: This local organisation offers many services to people of all ages including free counselling sessions.
Contact Number: 5479 1000
Address: 13 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine
Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA)
Bio: This organisation is there to help people who have experienced sexual violence they offer day time appointments and a 25/7 helpline.
Contact number: 5441 0430
Emergency helpline: 1800 806 292
Eating Disorder Victoria
Bio: This organisation exists to support people who are struggling with eating disorders, they provide a hotline to call and talk to a professional around what other services they can offer.
Contact number: 1300 550 236
Bio: This organisation focuses on providing support to young people, this includes: Alcohol and other drugs, sexual health, mental health and more. They also provide online webchat with a physician.
Contact Number: 5434 5345
Hotline 24/7: 1800 650 890
Address: 78-80 Pall Mall, Bendigo.
Kids Helpline (ages 5-25 yrs):
Bio: this organisation exists to support young people aged from 5-25 years old with anything they are experiencing large or small or even just a quick question, 24/7 on the phone or online.
Contact Number: 1800 55 1800
Bio: This organisation provides a 24/7 hotline, online webchat, and text service to help people who are experiencing a difficult time in their life and they specialise in supporting people with depression and suicide.
Contact Number: 131 114
Online Webchat: https://www.lifeline.org.au/crisis-chat/
Text chat: https://www.lifeline.org.au/crisis-text/
StandBy Response Service:
Bio: This organisation provides support to those that have suffered the loss of a loved in their lives and are bereaved, they offer a 24/7 hotline to call.
Contact number: 0439 173 310