Support contacts for when a family member loses their life at work

Losing a family member is a very difficult and emotional time. We understand the importance of reaching out for support and assistance as needed.


Counselling services and professional contacts

Australian Association of Social Workers

Information on finding a social worker in a private practice

Dealing with financial matters following a family member's death

Australian Taxation Office

To establish if your family member had any lost superannuation funds.

  • 131 020 for superannuation enquiries

Centrelink – Department of Human Services

Information about possible entitlements for benefits. Online publications including, Help after a death in the 'Individuals' section of the website.

Self-help, support groups and support programs

Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement

Professional bereavement counselling.

253 Wellington Road
Mulgrave Victoria
Australia 3170

  • Phone: +61 3 9265 2100
  • Fax: +61 3 9265 2150
  • Freecall: (Australia wide) 1800 642 066
  • Email[email protected]

Telephone support services

Griefline telephone counselling

Telephone counselling service that operates between 8am and 8pm, 7 days a week.

Financial support


Government agency for income support