The Workers’ Psychological Support Service remains open to assist Queensland workers who have experienced a work-related psychological injury.
Our community response to the COVID-19 virus outbreak has forced many workplaces to change or close operations, while other workers are under increasing workload and psychological pressure.
** Please note that the office is closed from Friday 23rd December 2022 and will re-open on 9am Monday 9th January 2023. Emails will be checked intermittently over this period.
Wishing you the best over the holiday period and stay safe.
Welcome to the Workers' Psychological Support ServiceQueenslanders experiencing a work-related psychological injury can now access support from a social worker.
This independent, confidential and free service helps Queenslanders experiencing a work-related psychological injury to connect with the right community services.
The Workers’ Psychological Support Service began operating in February 2019.
It can also assist workers who may have developed a mental health issue arising from the impact of a physical workplace injury.
An experienced social worker will provide support and guidance, connecting people with the community services they need.
This might include housing assistance, counselling, financial advice or other services.
You can contact the Workers’ Psychological Support Service through the toll-free telephone number 1800 370 732 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
It is a free service available to all Queensland workers.
THIS IS NOT A CRISIS SERVICE. IF YOU, OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW ARE IN DISTRESS PLEASE CALL ONE OF THESE NUMBERS:
Lifeline: 131 114
Beyond Blue: 1300 224 636
Mental Health Hotline: 1300 642 255
Emergency Services: Please call 000
Contact the Workers' Psychological Support ServicePlease use this form to get in contact with the WPSS. Our social worker will respond as soon as possible.
**Please note this service is closed between Friday 23rd December 2022 and will re-open on Monday 9th January 2023. Please feel free to contact the service over this period and the Social Worker will get in touch with you via text to arrange a time to call when the service re-opens. Have a safe Christmas and New Year, and please take care of yourself.
In case of emergency, contact 000