ACON Pride Counseling

ACON Pride Counseling provides counseling support to LGBTQ community members who are looking for an inclusive service option. Pride Counseling makes help accessible and makes seeing a counselor easy by providing you an affordable and inclusive option so you can focus on having your own needs met.



QLife provides anonymous, free LGBTIQ peer support and referral for people wanting to talk about a range of issues including sexuality, identity, gender, bodies, feelings, relationships and health.

QLife services are free and include both telephone and webchat support, delivered by trained LGBTIQ community members across the country. QLife services are for LGBTIQ individuals, their friends and families, and health professionals.

Beyond the telephone, QLife offers webchat for people who prefer online interactions or for whom the phone is impractical.

3pm – midnight, 7 days a week, 365 days a year

Call: 1800 184 527     Web Chat


Cancer Connect is one to one telephone peer support by Cancer Council for people affected by early, localised cancer.

It supports LGBTIQ people through matched connections with a trained volunteer who shares similar experiences.

The match with the peer support volunteer is designed around the cancer type, age, lifestyle and interests.

Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm

Call: 13 11 20     Online form


Carers NSW is the peak non-government organisation for carers in NSW and a member of the National Network of Carers Associations. Their focus is on improving the lives of carers.

Carers NSW works with all carers regardless of their age, location, life-stage or circumstances. This includes those caring for individuals with support needs relating to ageing, disability, physical and mental health issues.

Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm

CALL: 1800 422 737     WEBSITE


Lifeline is Australia’s leading suicide prevention service. A national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24-hour crisis support. 

24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year

CALL: 13 11 14     WEBCHAT     TEXT


Beyond Blue provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live.

Phone service: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Webchat: 1pm-midnight, 7 days a week

CALL: 1300 224 636     WEBCHAT