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Getting help about alcohol problem

Alcohol and other drugs can weaken our inner spirit and affect not just us, but our entire community. It's important not to feel shame about reaching out for help. Reaching out is a sign of strength.

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13 Yarn (Call 13 92 76)

13 Yarn (Call 13 92 76) is a 24/7 nationally available crisis hotline, developed in collaboration with Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spirit) Australia and run by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with the support of Lifeline. 

It is the first national crisis support line for mob who are feeling overwhelmed or having difficulty coping. They offer a confidential one-on-one yarning opportunity with a Lifeline-trained Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Crisis Supporter who can provide crisis support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 13YARN empowers our community with the opportunity to yarn without judgement and provide a culturally safe space to speak about their needs, worries or concerns.