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.

Last updated

Thursday 23 Apr 2020

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.

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 Counselling and Support Service

Professional counselling for children, adults and families.

Facilitated support groups for adults and children around different types of bereavement.

Bereavement information and referral service.

Telephone support services

Griefline telephone counselling

Telephone counselling service

Financial support


Government agency for income support