Several countries operate phone support hotlines to assist those who may be victims of bullying or need immediate help with other issues.

Note: numbers may change, so always seek up-to-date helpline information for your local area.

1800 55 1800 Kids Helpline.
13 11 14 Lifeline 24-hour confidential telephone support service.
1300 78 99 78 Mensline Australia – support for men who are concerned about their own violent behaviour.
1300 659 467 Suicide call back service – free phone counselling.
1300 22 4636 Beyond Blue is a support service for those suffering anxiety, depression or suicidal thoughts and offers phone, online chat and email support.


0845 22 55 787 The UK’s National Bullying Helpline provides support for bullying victims and their website also has a wealth of information about bullying in the workplace, at school and online.
0300 123 1100 Helpline for the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS).
0808 800 2222 Helpline for Bullying UK (part of Family Lives) – it provides expert advice on any bulling issues for families.
0800 169 6928 The confidential helpline at Bully Busters is run by specially trained
staff and their website has some great anti-bullying information for kids, parents, carers and professionals.


1-800-668-6868 Canada Kids Help Phone
1-877-352-4497 This is Bullying Canada’s toll-free number
1-800-SUICIDE or 1-800-273-8255
1-800-442-HOPE School tip line for reporting weapons or homicidal remarks and National Youth Crisis Hotline for crisis intervention
1-800-399-PEER Peer listening line for people under the age of 25.
1-800-784-2433 The National Hopeline connects callers with a 24-hour crisis
centre in their local US area.
1-800-999-999 The Covenant House Nine-Line helps callers with crisis
intervention and angry emotions


0800 54 37 54 Kidsline offers free all-hours support for young people up to 18 years old.
0800 543 354 Lifeline provides 24/7 telephone trained counselling and support, free of charge.
0508 638 723 Netsafe’s toll-free helpline for advice and information on bullying issues.




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