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

Australian 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

Australian Fact Sheets and Tips