Mental Health

In this section you will find information on mental health, grief and loss, services and hotlines, simple strategies and useful links.

Information on Mental Health

coronavirus-covid-19-grief-and-trauma-support-services-posterAustralian Services and Hotlines

Contact the Aged Care COVID-19 Grief and Bereavement Service for free support for those affected by COVID-19 in the aged care sector. They are available 9 am to 5 pm AEDT, from Monday to Friday. This service is operated by the Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement.

Source: Department of Health

  • SA COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line: 1800 632 753
    The SA COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line helps by providing mental health support to South Australians

    • provide counselling over the phone or via video calls or online chat
    • arrange referrals to a range of services
    • call you back if you leave a message
    • provide follow up calls to check in on you or someone else (with the person’s consent).

Source: Uniting Communities

Grief and Loss during COVID-19

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