Children & Parenting

Child Abuse Prevention Service
1800 688 009 or (02) 9716 8000

Karitane Care Line
1800 677 961 (outside Sydney) or (02) 9794 1852 (Telephone Counseling)

Tresillian Parent Helpline
1800 637 357 (outside Sydney) or (02) 97870855

Kids Helpline
1800 551 800

Counseling and Support Services

Lifeline
13 11 14

Grief Support
(02) 9489 6644

Gamblers Anonymous
(02) 9564 1574

Child Abuse

DoCS Helpline (Child Protection) 24 hr
13 21 11

Sexual Assault/Rape

NSW Rape Crisis Centre
1800 424 017 (outside Sydney) or (02) 9819 6565
www.nswrapecrisis.com.au


Domestic Violence

If you are in immediate danger – call the police on 000

Domestic Violence Line – Department of Community Services
1800 656 463

Australia wide Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Line
1800 200 526

Health

Poisons Information Centre
13 11 26

Association of Relatives and Friends of the Mentally Ill
1800 655 198 (outside Sydney) or (02) 9805 1883

Mental Health information Service, Monday – Friday 9.30 am – 4.30 pm
1300 794 991 (anywhere in Australia for the cost of a local call)

Housing

Homeless Persons Service Link to Home
Mon-Fri 8.30 am – 10pm, Sat 9 am – 4 pm, Sun 10 am – 4 pm
1800 234 566 (outside Sydney) or (02) 9265 9087

Emergency Youth Accommodation Line
1800 424 830 or (02) 9318 1531 (recording) or (02) 9698 5833 (9 am – 5 pm)

Multicultural Services

Translating & Interpreter Service 13 14 50