Mental health and suicide prevention
Almost half of all Australian adults will face mental ill-health during their lives. Suicide was the main cause of death for Australians aged 15 to 49 years in 2019. Find out what we're doing to support people with mental ill-health and reduce suicide in Australia.
Mental health support during COVID-19
The impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, physical distancing and isolation can make us feel anxious, stressed and worried. Read about what you can do to look after your mental wellbeing and look out for those around you as we tackle these challenges together.
Did you know?
1 in 2
Australian adults will face mental ill-health at some point in their lives
Australians end their lives each year
Up to $220 billion
is the estimated cost of suicide to our economy