State of Origin for Bushfire Relief

Health & Wellbeing

The Australian bushfire crisis has had a devastating impact on AFL communities across the country.
There is a lot of information out there and it can be hard to find trusted advice about what to expect and how to respond. You can safeguard the mental health of both you and your children by making sure the advice you are getting is reliable. The links below may help you and your family in the aftermath of the Australian bushfire crisis.

Find out more about Australian bushfire psychological preparation and recovery

 

Do you need help from a health professional? How to access the free emergency distress and trauma counselling.

Advice for Australians who have been impacted: https://www.health.gov.au/sites/default/files/documents/2020/01/mental-health-support-for-australians-affected-by-the-2019-20-bushfires-mental-health-support-for-australians-affected-by-the-2019-20-bushfires_0.pdf

Physical Health

Bushfire Health and Safety - It’s important to know which health conditions might put you at greater risk and contact your General Practitioner if you are suffering health impacts from the bushfires and bushfire smoke.