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For assistance during the break

Numbers to call for help, support and advice from qualified health care professionals.  In an emergency always call 000 for expert medical assistance.
* Alcohol & Drug Information Service 1300 131 340
* Ambulance 000
* beyondblue (opens in a new window) 1300 224 636
* Cancer Council Helpline (opens in a new window) 13 11 20
* Gambling Helpline 1800 858 858
* Healthdirect Australia (opens in a new window) 1800 022 222
* Hepatitis C Helpline 1300 437 222
* Kids Helpline (opens in a new window) 1800 551 800
* Lifeline Australia (opens in a new window) 13 11 14
* Mental Health Triage Line13 14 65
* Parent Helpline (opens in a new window) 1300 364 100
* Poisons Information Centre 13 11 26
* Quitline (opens in a new window) 13 78 48
* Youth Healthline (opens in a new window) 1300 131 719

The above information has been taken from Health SA’s web site at : http://www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/connect/Public+Content/SA+Health+Internet/

 

 

Crisis and Emergency assistance

24 Hour Emergency & Crisis Intervention
13 14 65

 Visit your GP

Talk to a friend

 

Support Phone Lines

Lifeline
13 11 14
www.lifeline.org.au

Beyond Blue Info Line
1300 224 636
www.beyondblue.org.au

Healthdirect (24hr health advice line)
1800 022 222
www.healthdirect.org.au

Headspace
(12-25 year olds)
1800 650 890
www.eheadspace.org.au 

Kids Helpline
1800 551 800
www.kidshelp.com.au

Mensline Australia
1300 789 978
www.mensline.org.au

 

Access to services

Contact the Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMs) program at contact.mentalhealth@facsia.gov.au

Request a referral from your GP to free Psychiatric services (10 visits provided in one year)

Mental Health Service Directory Search our directory of community-managed mental health services here

 

Carers Advice and Support

Carers SA
1800 242 636
www.carers-sa.asn.au

Carer Support and Respite
1800 052 222
www.carersupport.org.au

 

Consumer Advice and Support

Health Consumers Alliance
(08) 8231 4169
www.hcasa.asn.au

Mental Illness Fellowship of South Australia

(08) 8378 4100

http://www.mifsa.org/