News : Mental Health Helpline to Stay Open Over Christmas Period
Queensland, Australia, Dec 23, 2015 -- Christmas can be a tough time for many people, especially those who have lost loved ones.
Help will be on hand for those with a mental illness during the Christmas period with beyondblue to continue operating their 24/7 support service during the holiday period.
The support service allows people concerned about their mental health to chat to a trained professional through their hotline on 1300 224 636.
People can also use beyondblue's live webchat from 3pm to midnight or receive email responses within 24 hours
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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beyondblue is the national initiative in Australia to raise awareness of anxiety and depression, providing resources for recovery, management and resilience.
Published: Thursday, December 24, 2015