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Mental health for tradies

Mental health for tradies
Tradies my have a tough exterior ...but they can struggle on the inside too.

You do not need to suffer from anxiety, depression or a mental health issue to suicide.

Construction workers who suicide are more likely to have consumed alcohol and are more likely to be experiencing a relationship breakdown or financial pressure.

Do you recognise these warning signs?

It's okay to seek help. Suicide is not the answer.

Helpful contacts

Mates in Construction

Suicide prevention in the construction industry

1300 MH CALL

The Metro South community can access local mental health services for information and assistance in times of mental health crisis 24 hours a day via a centralised phone number:

  • Phone: 1300 MH CALL (1300 64 22 55)
  • Fax: (07) 3078 2120
Last updated 21 October 2020
Last reviewed 31 July 2017