Resources & Referrals
Tobin Brothers has developed a wide variety of printed resources relating to loss and grief arising from a diversity of changes and transitions in people’s lives. These are available on request by professionals and members of the wider community. Our Tobin Brothers brochures are also a great resource.
Tobin Brothers receive many enquiries with regard to recommending counselling services. We are pleased to have partnered with Life Resolutions, who are a leading network of professional and caring psychology practices, serving the local community since 2001.
All Psychologists at Life Resolutions are Qualified and Accredited Professionals, with the highest standards in counselling and professional care.
Life Resolutions have a number of practices throughout Australia and provide all of our clients with 50% off their first consultation*. If you would like to know more about Life Resolutions then visit www.liferesolutions.com.au or call (03) 9380 4444 to make an appointment. *50% off first consultation when Tobin Brothers are mentioned.
We also recommend seeing your GP in case you would benefit from a managed care plan or other referral.
For support groups and specific grief and bereavement information go to:
Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement - www.grief.org.au | (03) 9265 2100 or 1300 664 786
Mercy Grief Services for people living in the western region of Melbourne - (03) 9364 9838
Your local Community health centre or palliative care services.
Lifeline - 13 11 14
Hope Bereavement Care for people living in the Barwon region - (03) 4215 3358
The Compassionate Friends Victoria grief support after the death of a son, daughter, brother or sister, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (03) 9888 4944 or 1800 641 091
Kids Help Line telephone counselling. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - 1800 551 800
SIDS and Kids Victoria. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - (03) 8888 1600 or 1300 308 307
SANDS : Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Support - (03) 9899 0217
Very Special Kids Bereavement Support Program - (03) 9804 6222 or 1800 888 875
Parentline Victoria. 8am to 12 midnight, 7 days a week - 13 22 89
MensLine Australia. 24 hours a day, seven days a week - 1300 789 978
Victims of Crime Helpline - 1800 819 817
Road Trauma Support Services Victoria - (03) 8877 6900 or 1300 367 797
Solace for Bereaved Partners - (03) 9384 1722
SuicideLine Victoria. For counselling, crisis intervention, information and referral (24 hours, 7 days) - 1300 651 251
Support After Suicide - (03) 9421 7640
GriefLine Community & Family Services Inc. Loss and grief phone counselling service. 12noon-3am, 7 days a week - (03) 9935 7400