History

Lifeline South Coast exists to support people in crisis and ensure that no person has to face their darkest moments alone. For over 50 years, our highly skilled volunteers have provided crucial moments of connection that bring hope and save lives.

Fundraise

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Every dollar raised helps us to recruit, train, and support more Crisis Supporters to respond to more people and provide vital suicide prevention services to the Illawarra and South Coast.

Contact Us

Get in touch

For 24-hour telephone crisis support, call Lifeline on 13 11 14. If life is in danger, call 000.
For general enquiries, phone (02) 4228 1311.

Bequest

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A bequest to Lifeline South Coast will help our local community to receive support and care into the future.

Our History

We were established in Wollongong in March 1969 and the Nowra branch was opened in 1981. The service is non-denominational and Volunteer Telephone Crisis Supporters come from a wide range of backgrounds.

Get help

You can call 13 11 14 and speak to a trained and caring Telephone Crisis Supporter about any issue, no matter how big or small:, relationships, loneliness, life decisions, grief, addiction, abuse, stress, depression, suicide

Telephone Crisis Supporters help you talk about your concerns and assist you to find ways to solve them.

View a brochure on Lifeline South Coast here.

Our Service Areas

The Lifeline South Coast call service area covers the coastal region from Helensburgh to the Victorian border. Our Vision is an Australia free of suicide. Lifeline South Coast was established in Wollongong in March 1969. The service is non-denominational and Volunteer Crisis Supporters come from a wide range of backgrounds.

For 24-hour telephone crisis support, call Lifeline on 13 11 14

If life is in danger, call 000

Lifeline South Coast would like to acknowledge the lives that have been lost to suicide. We are committed to supporting those with a lived experience of suicide and aim to reduce the stigma around seeking help for poor mental health and suicidal crisis.