Below is a list of emergency contacts in case you need support.
Urgent Ambulance, Fire or Police Assistance
Call Triple Zero (000)
- Someone is seriously injured and in need of urgent medical attention
- If you have just witnessed a serious accident or crime
- In case of fire
This is the national Emergency Call Service, and is not handled by Uniting.
Crisis and homelessness support
If you are in need of immediate the Ask Izzy website can help direct you to assistance. Telstra mobile phone users can access the site even if you are out of credit.
If you are homeless, at risk of homelessness or escaping family violence, call 1800 825 955 – 24 hour, statewide, toll free.
For women and children experiencing family violence call Safe steps on (03) 9322 3555 or toll free 1800 015 188 (not free from mobile)
- Lifeline –13 11 14
- Men’s Line – 1300 789 978
- Kids Help Line – 1800 551 800
Alcohol and Drug services
DirectLine: (24 hours telephone counselling service 7 days a week) call 1800 888 236 toll-free