Mental health

Below is a list of service areas; select which area you a seeking support in and you will be forwarded relevant services. 

  • Some services provide direct support to assist with the physical clearing of the property(cleaning, rubbish removal, outreach support etc)
  • Others may provide an indirect support to assist with the underlying reasons for hoarding and/or squalor behaviours (mental and physical health, outreach support)
  • The remainder provide information only or support if you are unable to remain in the property. 

You are always able to return to this page to select further service areas

** All services listed within the Service Directory are recommended due to having an understanding and sensitivity working with people who experience Hoarding and/or Squalor**

Counselling and support services

Beyond Blue – Depression and Anxiety

Phone: 1300 22 46 36 (24/7)



LifeLine – Crisis Support. Suicide Prevention

Phone: 13 11 14 (24/7)



Relationships Australia – Relationship support

Phone: 1300 364 277 (metro) 1800 182 325 (country)



SANE - Information about symptoms and treatments related to mental illness, where to go for support, help for carers, and how to look after yourself. 

Phone: 1800 18 72 63



Living Hope - Counselling for people with any type of crisis. (Filipino, Greek and Italian interpreters can be arranged)

Phone: 08 8277 4033