For dads

Small child embraces her dad

If you're a dad experiencing mental illness, getting support is important.

It's important for you and your mental health, and it's also important for your child. Accepting help is a positive life skill that you can role model to them.

The following information is for dads who suspect they may have mental health problems, those who have been diagnosed with a mental illness, or who have a partner with a mental illness.

Download or print the information sheets below. Also check out the 'Helping my child and family' pages.  

Fact sheets:

Videos for young people

Young people explain to others what mental illness is and how to understand symptoms a parent may experience.