StandBy Suicide Response

If you are based in Broome or Kununurra and need support after losing a friend, family member or loved one to suicide StandBy Suicide Response is here for you. If your loss was recent or a long time ago, we can listen and provide you with the support you need.

If you are in crisis and require support immediately, please phone Lifeline on 13 11 14 or Samaritans on 135 247.

What is StandBy Suicide Response?

StandBy is for people, families and communities who have lost loved ones, friends or colleagues to suicide. StandBy can help people bereaved recently as well as providing support to people and communities affected by suicide in the past. The service has established a reference group and inter-agency partnerships.


StandBy works in both Broome and Kununurra. The service also provides outreach to other towns and remote Aboriginal communities on an as-needed basis.

Please phone one of the below numbers for more information. 

0458 889 937

0488 910 012


StandBy is funded by the Department of Health via United Synergies.

Feeling lost?

Anglicare WA offers a wide range of services and with more than 50 service locations across WA, we’re never too far away.

If you’re not sure where to go, call us on 1300 11 44 46.