Community support following trauma
Connecting communities with resources and services to support those who have experienced a traumatic event
Natural disasters and traumatic events can impact more than the physical environment. It can have a profound effect on the mental health and well-being of affected communities, emergency services, first responders and those tasked to assist in the recovery effort.
Supporting communities and those who support them
To support communities impacted by national disasters and traumatic events, such as the bush fires currently impacting Australians nationally, please find resources from agencies and services which are working to support these communities.
If you, or a family member are experiencing distress please contact one of the following numbers
Access general trauma resources to support those impacted by traumatic events and also those providing support.
Support and information for culturally and linguistically diverse communities
Support for emergency services, first responders and those tasked to assist in the recovery effort