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Emergency and Support Contacts


In case of fire, medical or police emergency, dial 000

NSW Health contact numbers

Alcohol and Drug Information Service Sydney 02 9361 8000 or 1800 422 599

Mental health 24-hour contact 1800 011 511

NSW Poisons Information Centre 131 126

HealthDirect 1800 022 222.


Other useful numbers

  • FACS - Family and Community Services
    If you think a child or young person is at risk of harm from abuse or neglect, contact Child Protection Helpline on 132 111 (TTY 1 800 212 936). The Child Protection Helpline is a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, statewide call centre staffed by professionally qualified caseworkers to receive and screen all reports.
  • Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Helpline
    1800 737 732
  • Kids Helpline
    1800 55 1800
    Kids Helpline is Australia's only national 24/7 telephone and online counselling and support service for young people aged between 5 and 25 years.
  • Lifeline
    131 114
    Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.
  • NSW Rape Crisis Centre
    02 9819 7357 or 24/7 Counselling 1800 424 017
    NSW Rape Crisis is the 24/7 telephone and online crisis counselling service for anyone in NSW - men and women - who has experienced or is at risk of sexual assault and their non offending supporters.
  • Victims Support Line
    1800 633 063
    We provide support services, including free counselling and financial assistance to victims of crime. Victims have rights which are set out in the Charter of Victims Rights, which includes the right to be treated with courtesy, compassion and respect.
  • Youthline
    02 9633 3666
  • Parent Line
    1300 1300 52
    Parent Line is a telephone counselling, information and referral service for parents of children ages 0 to 18 who live in New South Wales. Parents, grandparents and carers anywhere in the state can call Parent Line for no more than the cost of a local call. We are available 9am to 9 pm Monday to Friday, and 4pm to 9pm on weekends.