Flood disasters can have a significant impact on the mental health and wellbeing of affected communities and individuals.
The impact may also be felt by people who are not directly affected by the floods, but may have experienced previous trauma related to a natural disaster, have loved ones in affected areas or are witnessing traumatic events through media coverage and social media.
This page provides a range of practical and emotional resources available for people who wish to seek support due to the impact of flood disasters.
If you, or a family member are experiencing distress please contact one of the following numbers
Information and resources from leading mental health organisations and initiatives.
Support for emergency services, first responders and those tasked to assist in the recovery effort
Information and resources to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Support and information for culturally and linguistically diverse communities