Help for Health Professionals affected by the Bushfires
As bushfires continue to burn in multiple states, the impact on those health professionals supporting affected communities may be starting to take its toll. The health and wellbeing of allied health professionals is in the forefront of our minds.
The CRANAplus Bush Support Services is a 24-hour free and confidential telephone phone counselling service for rural and remote area health professionals and their families. You do not need to be a member of CRANAplus to access this service.
The Bush Support Services engages qualified psychologists experienced in the remote sector and with first-hand knowledge of the best resources for those with unique support needs. They understand the particular mental health of both Indigenous and non-Indigenous remote health workers is a result of the unique nature of remote work. The highly skilled team includes two Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander psychologists available for counselling and consultation.
It’s free and it’s confidential. You can also remain anonymous at all times, if you wish.
Toll free 24hr Telephone Counselling every day of the year for ALL rural and remote health workers, service providers and their families.
Call 1800 805 391 now!
Calls from mobile phones to the Bush Support Services 1800 805 391 Toll Free Number can be returned at the caller’s request.
For further information, visit the CRANAplus website.
The SARRAH Team