SANE Forums

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Online forums
for people living with mental illness,
and for family and other carers.

A new peer-to-peer support service
in partnership with mental health
organisations around Australia.

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SANE Helpline

1800 18 SANE

Call 1800 18 SANE (7263) or use Helpline Online.

Carers Forum

Carers Forum
For family, friends and other people caring for someone living with a mental illness

Lived Experience Forum

Lived Experience Forum
For people experiencing mental illness or related mental health issues

SANE Helpline

1800 18 SANE

Call 1800 18 SANE (7263) or use Helpline Online.

Need help?
Chat live with a
Helpline Advisor.

Available Monday-Friday, 9-5 AEST



Lessons for Life

SANE Bookshop

Books, DVD Kits, and other resources explaining symptoms, treatments, and how to help yourself.

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Cameron's story

‘I will happily answer any question and talk about my illness, but I won’t let it define me.'

Suicide Prevention and Bereavement Program
Suicide Prevention and Recovery Guide

Saving lives

Saving lives through suicide prevention is a priority for SANE Australia.

The 'Suicide Prevention and Recovery Guide' provides information on how to support people who may be at risk of suicide, with a particular focus on recovery and holistic care. Complete a free online assessment to claim self-directed CPD points towards your ongoing education in mental health and suicide prevention.