Health Resources

Mental health and well-being

People living and working in rural areas can experience greater pressures than those in urban areas and sometimes they may need extra support. These pressures include loneliness and isolation and financial hardship as well as the effects of a lack of employment opportunities and natural disasters.

If you need help to maintain your mental health and wellbeing, there is a range of support and services available. They include:

If you are having thoughts of suicide or self-harm, Suicide Line provides 24-hour support across Victoria. Phone 1300 651 251 to talk anonymously to a professional.

Andrology (an-drol’-uh-jee): The study of the functions and diseases specific to males, especially of the reproductive organs. The equivalent to gynaecology for women.

click here for AndrologyAustralia website

Australian National Infertility Network FREECALL 1800 888 896

Arthritis Australia FREECALL 1800 011 041

Beyond Blue Helpline:
1300 224 636

Men’s Referral Service:
1800 065 973

Men’s Line Australian:
1300 789 978

Life Line:
13 11 14