Child Protection Helpline
13 2111 (NSW)
For interstate child protection reporting. The Helpline is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Call 131 114 for Crisis Support
National Charity providing all Australians experiencing emotional distress with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.
Domestic Violence Line
Free call 1800 656 463
Translating and Interpreting Services: 13 14 50
TTY 1800 67 14 42
The Domestic Violence Line is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
A phone service that offers telephone counselling, information and referrals for women and same-sex partners who are experiencing or have experienced domestic violence.
1800 737 732 (available 24/7)
A national Sexual Assault, Domestic and Family Violence Counselling Service.
Victims Access Line
Victims Access Line 1800 633 063
Aboriginal Contact Line 1800 019123
The Victims Access Line provides support and information to victims of a violent crime who are looking for help on their recover journey including counselling, financial assistance for immediate needs, financial assistance for economic loss and recognition payment.
Provides tailored and holistic mental health support to 12 - 25 year olds.
Raisingchildren.net.au offers free, reliable, up-to-date and independent information to help families grow and thrive together. Raising Children is funded by Australian Government and is reviewed by experts.
1800 152 152
Link2home is the state-wide homelessness information and referral telephone service. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year.
The information and referral telephone service is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Infoxchange Service Seeker
Infoxchange Service Seeker is a national directory of human services. It provides up to date information across a range of services including counselling, education and training, family, financial, health, housing, drug and alcohol, aged care, disability, multicultural, law, recreation and youth.
Lists 370,000 supports and services including housing, food, health, financial help, counselling etc.
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
Call 1800 800 110
The NDIS provides support to eligible people with intellectual, physical, sensory, cognitive and psychosocial disability. Early intervention supports can also be provided for eligible people with disability or children with developmental delay.
Centrelink – Service Australia
11 Oct 2021
We acknowledge the traditional owners and custodians of the land on which we work and we pay respect to the Elders, past, present and future.
On 1 July 2019, the Department of Communities and Justice brought together the former departments of Family and Community Services and Justice. While Family and Community Services no longer exists, our apology to the Stolen Generations stands. You can read our apology to the Stolen Generations here.
Informed by lessons of the past, Department of Communities and Justice is improving how we work with Aboriginal people and communities. We listen and learn from the knowledge, strength and resilience of Stolen Generations Survivors, Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal communities.