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Please call Triple Zero (000) immediately if you think you need an ambulance.
| healthdirect Australia is a 24 hour telephone Australian health advice line. If you have a health concern and you’re not sure what to do, simply call 1800 022 222* and speak with a registered nurse. You’ll get fast, expert advice about any health issue, helping you make an informed decision about how to manage it. |
This service is not designed to replace your GP or the Triple Zero (000) emergency service, and does not provide any diagnosis – only advice.
healthdirect Australia is available throughout the ACT, NSW, the Northern Territory, South Australia, Tasmania and Western Australia.
National Australian phone numbers and websites for alcoholism and alcohol abuse National Alcohol and Other Drug Hotline
| Counselling Online - Home |
Counselling Online[/B] [/SIZE][SIZE=2]is a service where you can communicate with a professional counsellor about an alcohol or drug related concern, using text-interaction.
This service is free for anyone seeking help with their own alcohol and drug use, or if you are concerned about a family member, relative or friend.
Counselling Online is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across Australia. You may choose to use this service anonymously or can register for ongoing assistance.
If you are in a crisis situation or need immediate medical assistance go to the Emergency Help section of this website or call DirectLine for 24-hour, 7-day counselling, information and referral on 1800 888 236.
1800 250 015. https://campaigns.health.gov.au/drughelp Australian Drug Information Network
- State by State Index of Drug and Alcohol treatment centres and useful phone numbers Alcohol and drug services - Australian Drug Information Network Kids Helpline (to age 25)
free, confidential and anonymous, 24-hour telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25 on all issues including relationships, abuse, homelessness, suicidal thoughts, and drug and alcohol usage.
Phone: 1800 55 1800 (free call from landline) Kids Helpline Lifeline
24 hr counselling. All Issues.
Phone: 13 11 14 (cost of local call from landline) Lifeline Australia - Home
Crisis Chat - Lifeline https://www.lifeline.org.au/Find-Hel...es/crisis-chat
Crisis support chat is now available 7.00 pm – midnight (Sydney time) 7 days.
Outside of these hours, please call lifeline on 13 11 14, available 24/7. Suicide Call Back Service
Phone: 1300 659 467
Seven days a week 24/7 https://www.suicidecallbackservice.org.au/ AA Australia Alcoholics Anonymous SMART Australia Welcome to SMART Recovery Australia LifeRing https://lifering.org/ DRUGARM (Drug Awareness Rehabilitation and Management Australasia)
DRUG ARM Australia is a non-profit, non-government organisation based upon Christian principles. We are committed to helping to reduce the harm of alcohol and other drugs. https://www.hoa.drugarm.com.au/
State by State in Queensland contact: Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)
offers a 24 hour alcohol and drug information service
Qld: 1800 177 833 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84) is a 24/7 phone service for all Queenslanders seeking advice about their health or information about health services.
For the cost of a local call, registered nurses provide health information and referral services. OzCare - Drug and Alcohol Services Qld.
Ozcare provides a number of in-home and residential services catering for men and women with addictions to alcohol and/or other drugs. Services include Residential Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services, Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Centres, Illicit Drug Detoxification Services and Home Based Detoxification and Rehabilitation Service.
[URL="https://www.ozcare.org.au/community-support/drug-alcohol-services/[/URL] in Victoria contact: DirectLine
offers a 24 hour, 7 day a week confidential alcohol and drug counselling and referral service. https://www.directline.org.au
Ph 1800 888 236 in New South Wales contact: NSW Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)
offers a 24 hour confidential information, advice and referral telephone service for information about alcohol and other drugs, parent advice and detox.
Sydney: 02 9361 8000
Regional NSW: 1800 422 599 in the Australian Capital Territory contact: ACT Health Services
- Alcohol and Other Drugs
Telephone service offering information, advice, referral, intake, assessment and support for individuals, family and friends, general practitioners, other health professionals, business and community groups.
ACT: One phone call is all it takes - (02) 5124 9977
All referrals and initial contact with Canberra Health Services' Alcohol and Other Drugs Services can be made by calling the 24 Hour Helpline - 5124 9977. ACT: Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)
(02) 6205 4545 (bus. hours) in the Northern Territory contact: Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)
offers a 24 hour alcohol and drug telephone information and counselling service.
08 8922 8399 (Darwin), or
08 8951 7580 (Alice Springs)
all NT: 1800 131 350 in South Australia contact: Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)
offers a 24 hour telephone information, counselling and referral service for the general public, concerning family and friends, students and health professionals. ADIS is staffed by trained professionals with experience in the alcohol and other drug field.
SA: 1300 131 340 in Tasmania contact: Alcohol and Drugs Information Service (ADIS)
offers a 24 hour telephone information and counselling service.
Tas: 03 6233 6722 or 1800 811 994 in Western Australia contact:
Western Australia Alcohol and Drug Support Line
08 9442 5000, 1800 198 024 (WA only) or Parent Drug Information Service WA
(08) 9442 5050 or 1 800 653 203 (toll free) 24 hours Samaritans WA - 24 hours
Careline: (08) 9381 5555
Hotline: Freecall Countryline: 1800 198 313
Hotline: TTY: 08 93 82 8822