Emergency

In case of EMERGENCY call 000

 

EMERGENCY SERVICES

Name Phone Number Description
Police, Fire and Ambulance 000 Emergency response
Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467 24/7 crisis counselling to people at risk of suicide, carers for someone who is suicidal and those bereaved by suicide
Suicideline 1300 651 251 24/7 counselling and information for anyone affected by suicide
Crisis and Assessment Team (CAT) - South West 1300 657 259 24/7 psychiatric triage including information, assessment and referral
Child Protection Crisis Line 13 12 78 Weekend and after hour service for concerns about the immediate safety of a child or young person within their family unit
Crisis Care Helpline 13 16 11 24/7 telephone counselling for any crisis situation
Direct Line 1800 888 236 24/7 information, counselling and referral for alcohol and other drug related issues
Gambler's Helpline 1800 858 858 24/7 telephone support for issues related to gambling
Healthdirect Australia 1800 022 222 24/7 health advice line staffed by registered nurses to provide expert health advice
Kids Helpline 1800 551 800 24/7 counselling for kids
Lifeline Australia 13 11 14 24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention
Mensline 1300 789 978 24/7 counselling for men, including information and referral
WIRE Women's Information 1300 134 130 Information and counselling for women
Nurse-on-call 1300 366 356 24/7 general health advice and information
Sexual Assault Crisis Line 1800 806 292 After hours telephone crisis counselling service for victims or survivors of both past and recent sexual assault
Safe Steps- Family Violence Response Centre 1800 015 188 24/7 support and information for women experiencing violence and abuse from a partner or ex partner, another family member or someone else they are close to

 

OTHER INFORMATION AND SUPPORT LINES

Name Phone Number Description
Beyond Blue 1300 224 636 National mental health information line
Child Abuse Prevention Services 1800 688 009 Information, referral and ongoing support to those affected by child abuse, concerned about the welfare of a child, or needing family or parenting support
Drug and Alcohol Clinical Advisory Service (DACAS) 1800 812 804 Health and Welfare professionals only: consultancy service
Eating Disorder Helpline 9885 0318 Information, guidance and support to anyone whose life is affected by an eating disorder, body image issues or disordered eating
eHeadspace 1800 650 890 Online telephone support and counselling
Gay and Lesbian Switchboard 13 22 89 Telephone counselling, information and referral service for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex (GLBTI) communities
Griefline 9596 7799 Telephone counselling for people struggling with grief and loss
Parentline 13 22 89 Support, counselling and education for parents
Pregnancy, Birth and Baby Helpline 1800 882 436 Information and counselling for women, their partners and families relating to issues of conception, pregnancy, birthing and post natal care
Relationships Australia 1300 364 277 Relationship support services for individuals, families and communities
SANE Australia 1800 187 263 Mental health information regarding symptoms, treatments, medications, support and health for carers