Finding support services

If you are a relative or someone else affected by a death reported to the Coroner, there are support services available to you, including:

  • free short-term counselling
  • referral to other agencies for ongoing support
  • support for individuals and families exposed to deaths occurring in traumatic circumstances
  • support for family¬†and friends of missing persons
  • assistance with understanding the role of the coroner and the court's processes
  • assistance for people with disabilities

Some of these services are provided by the Coroners Court, while others are provided by partner agencies and specialist social service providers. Choose from the options on the left to learn more.

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