Support services for Veterans

Following recent and ongoing global conflicts, the State Government encourages members of our community to seek support if you are experiencing mental distress.

If you are concerned about the health or wellbeing of yourself or a loved one, seek support and information by accessing one of the following services:

  • Open Arms - Free and confidential, 24/7 national counselling service for Australian veterans and their families, provided through the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA)
    Phone:  1800 011 046
  • Mental Health Triage (Able to speak to a mental health clinician)
    Phone:  13 14 65
  • Standby Support After Suicide 
    Phone: 1300 727 247

Website: Country SA -

Metropolitan Adelaide -

More information

Further information and support services can be found at Veterans SA.