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Mental Health

If you need rapid action

While Swiss 8 has a proactive focus, we understand that some people land here looking for the answer to immediate issues. The services below offer assistance in these areas.
 Resources Open-Arms

Open Arms

Support for current and ex-serving ADF personnel and their families.

Call us to access free and confidential counselling, group treatment programs, suicide prevention training and our community and peer network support mental health and wellbeing.

If you need support right now, call 1800011046

 Resources REDSIX-LOGO


Redsix is aimed at helping lower the growing suicide rate amongst the veteran community.
Veterans can download the Redsix app and alert their mates to their current headspace.
Green thumbs up for good.
Red thumbs down if you're not.
When you hit red thumbs down, a message will be sent to your 3 nominated battle buddies.

 Resources LIFELIEN-Logo


The Lifeline telephone service is available to everyone, Australia wide 24/7.

They offer short-term support for people who may be feeling overwhelmed or experiencing difficulty coping with their life circumstances.

Their support is 100% confidential, by trained Lifeline crisis supporters.

Crisis support will listen without judgement, provide a safe space to discuss your circumstance and work with you to explore options for support.

If you aren't up to speaking over the phone, Lifeline offers online or text support. Which is available through their website.

If you need support right now, call 13 11 14


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