Emergency or crisis?

For urgent help

Triple Zero (000) in an emergency

If someone has attempted, or is at immediate risk of attempting to harm themselves or someone else, call triple zero (000) immediately.


1800 422 599 

ADIS is a 24-hour state wide telephone service offering support, information, advice, crisis counselling and referral to services in NSW.

Sydney Metropolitan: 02 9361 8006

Regional & rural NSW: 1800 023 687

DASAS advises health professionals on the clinical diagnosis and management of people with alcohol or other drug problems. 

Available 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week.

Opioid Treatment Line 

1800 642 428

If you are not a health professional, you can contact the Opioid Treatment Line (OTL). The OTL provides information and referral relating to methadone, buprenorphine and suboxone. 

Monday - Friday 9.30am - 5.00pm

13 11 14 (24/7)

Anyone across Australia experiencing a personal crisis or thinking about suicide can contact Lifeline for support.

1300 659 467 (24/7)

The Suicide Call Back Service is a 24-hour, nationwide service that provides telephone and online counselling to people 15 years and over who fit one of the following categories:

  • people who are suicidal
  • people caring for someone who is suicidal
  • people bereaved by suicide; and
  • health professionals supporting people affected by suicide.

1800 551 800 (24/7)

Kids Helpline offers support for kids 5 - 12 years, teens and young adults 13 - 25 years, and parents and carers.

1800 424 017 (24/7)

For anyone in Australia who has experienced or is at risk of sexual assault, family or domestic violence and their non-offending supporters.

1300 364 277 (24/7)

1800RESPECT is a national sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service. Helpline, information and support available 24 hours per day, seven days per week.

Information for people experiencing sexual assault or domestic and family violence and for people seeking to support someone who is.