Wellbeing

Wellbeing

Macquarie offers a number of avenues for emotional support and wellbeing, including counselling services, student advocacy and religious services.

In addition to the information provided online, you are encouraged to contact Campus Wellbeing directly to discuss your needs:

Campus Wellbeing

Level 2, Lincoln Building (C8A)
Macquarie University
Ryde NSW 2109
T: +61 2 9850 7497
E: campuswellbeing@mq.edu.au
Open Monday to Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm (excluding public holidays)

EMERGENCY CONTACTS

Need to see someone immediately?

  • Phone (02) 9850 7497 and tell the reception staff.

Need help outside the service opening hours?

Call a service listed below that offers 24 hour help.

In an emergency phone 000 and ask for an ambulance or go immediately to your local hospital.

  • Lifeline - 131 114
  • Domestic Violence Hotline - 1800 737 732
  • NSW Rape Crisis - 1800 424 017
  • Alcohol and Drug Information Service - (02) 9361 8000 / 1800 422 599
  • Crisis Accommodation (Link2home) - 1800 152 152
  • Mental Health Line - 1800 011 511 (24-hour mental health telephone access service.)
  • Ryde Community Mental Health Service - Business hours (02) 9858 7777 / After Hours (02) 9874 0199


Local public mental health services:

  • Northern Sydney - 1300 302 980
  • Central Coast - (02) 4320 3500
  • South Eastern Sydney -  1300 300 180
  • Illawarra - 1300 552 289
  • Sydney South West - 1800 636 825
  • Sydney West - 1800 650 749
  • 1800 CARE MQ - 1800 2273 67 (24 hour information and support service for Macquarie University)
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