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Please carefully consider your needs when reading the following information about Indigenous mental health and suicide prevention. If you are looking for help or crisis support, please contact:
13YARN (13 92 76), Lifeline (13 11 14) or Beyond Blue (1300 22 4536).
The AIHW acknowledges the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals, families and communities that are affected by suicide each year. If you or your community has been affected by suicide and need support, please contact the Indigenous Suicide Postvention Services on 1800 805 801.
The AIHW supports the use of the Mindframe guidelines on responsible, accurate and safe suicide and self-harm reporting. Please consider these guidelines when reporting on these topics.
The main objective of the evaluation of the NDIS has been to offer a well-informed and independent assessment of the many impacts of the NDIS trial. The NDIS Evaluation Consolidated Report contains findings based on all data collections undertaken over the course of the evaluation, including surveys and interviews with NDIS participants, their families and carers, disability support providers, and other stakeholders.
Regions in scope
New South Wales; Victoria; South Australia; Tasmania; Australian Capital Territory; and the Barkly region, Northern Territory
Australian Government Department of Social Services
National Institute of Labour Studies, Flinders University