National Eating Disorders Collaboration (NEDC) is the national organisation that brings research, expertise and evidence from leaders in the field together in one place.

Eating Disorder Families Australia (EDFA) is an organisation founded by a group of Australian parents who have cared for and treated a young person with an eating disorder. 

Butterfly provides evidence-based support services. It operates a National Helpline that includes support over the phone, via email and online, reaching 20,000 people each year. It also coordinates the NEDC.

HelpingMinds® offers free support to the family and friends of people living with mental health challenges across WA.

Headspace is an app that teaches you how to meditate. Meditation has been shown to help people stress less, focus more and sleep better. Headspace is meditation made simple, teaching you life-changing mindfulness skills in just a few minutes a day. 

QLife provides anonymous and free LGBTI peer support and referral for people in Australia wanting to talk about sexuality, identity, gender, bodies, feelings or relationships.


Crisis Care


Kids Helpline (under 18)

Mental Health Emergency   

Response Line     

(08) 9223 1111

13 11 14

1800 55 1800

1300 555 788 (Metro)

1800 676 822 (Peel)


The Butterfly Foundation Helpline

1800 184 527

1800 334 673