VVCS - Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service
A service founded by Vietnam veterans
News Alert: Calls to VVCS – Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service 1800 011 046 from two of Australia's largest mobile providers Telstra and Vodafone are now free of charge. Calls from landlines remain free. Calls from other mobiles and from pay phones may incur charges.
The VVCS – Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service provides counselling and group programs to Australian veterans, peacekeepers and their families. It is a specialised, free and confidential Australia-wide service.
VVCS staff are qualified psychologists or social workers with experience in working with veterans, peacekeepers and their families. They can provide a wide range of treatments and programs for war and service-related mental health conditions including post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
See: Accessing VVCS services and also Services provided by the VVCS for more information about what services VVCS can provide.
Veterans Line can be reached 24 hours a day across Australia for crisis support and counselling. Phone 1800 011 046.*
* Free local call. Calls from mobile or pay phones may incur charges.