Telephone Crisis Services

EMERGENCY - Police/Fire/Ambulance - 000
Report all emergencies: Stay focused, stay relevant, stay on the line • Is someone seriously injured or in need of urgent medical help? • Is your life/property being threatened? • Have you just witnessed a serious accident/crime? When you call Triple Zero (000) do you want Police, Fire or Ambulance? • Stay calm, don't shout, speak slowly and clearly. • Share exactly where to come and give an address/location.
If you are deaf or have a speech or hearing impairment call 106 • This is a Text Emergency Call, not SMS • You can call from teletypewriters • Tell us which service you need and where to come.

Mental Health Accessline - 1800 800 944
For you or someone you know who needs help dealing with mental health, sexual assault, depression/anxiety, suicide, drugs and alcohol. Free call • Confdential • 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week • All ages.

Kids Help Line - 1800 551 800 - www.kidshelpline.com.au
Kids Helpline is Australia's only free, private and confidential, phone counselling service specifically for young people aged 5-25.

Lifeline - 13 11 14 - www.lifeline.org.au
A 24 hr telephone counselling line. Lifeline calls free from mobiles. Crisis Support Chats available via website.

Mental Health Line - 1800 011 511
For you or someone you know who needs help dealing with mental health, sexual assault, depression/anxiety, suicide, drugs and alcohol. Free call • Confdential • 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week • All ages.

NSW Rape Crisis Line - 1800 424 017 - www.nswrapecrisis.com.au 
Telephone and online crisis counselling service 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week for anyone in NSW - men and women - who has experienced or is at risk of sexual assault and their non-offending supporters.

Griffith Suicide Prevention & Support - 1300 133 911
Operates a 24hr telephone crisis line 1300 133 911. Griffith Suicide Prevention and Support Group Inc offer counselling, advice and referral support for people lonely, depressed or affected by suicide. This service is provided by trained people who listen care and can help. This is a confidential and free service. PO Box 376 Griffith NSW 2680

Griffith Police Station - (02) 6969 4299 - www.facebook.com/GriffithLAC
Located at 41-47 Railway St Griffith NSW 2680.
PO Box 495 Griffith NSW 2680

Police Assistance Line - 131 444
The Police Assistance Line (131444) operates 24hrs a day, 7 days a week. If you are a victim of a crime, other than life threatening or time critical emergency situations, you should contact the Police Assistance Line. Phoning 131 444 allows you to report crime over the phone. Once your report is completed by a customer service representative, your information is immediately available to your local police. If the crime you wish to report can not be taken over the phone, due to its serious nature, the operator will assist you by advising where you can go to make the report, or by arranging for police to come and see you. Types of crime you can report to Police Assistance Line include: • Break and Enter • Fail to Pay for Fuel (Service Stations Only) • Motor Vehicle/Vessel Theft • Stealing • Malicious Damage, including Graffiti • Minor Traffic Crashes* • Lost Property • Taxi Fare Evasion. When a police response is required, Police Assistance Line will arrange for police officers to attend. Police Assistance Line can also assist you with general police inquiries. By phoning Police Assistance Line, rather than your local police station, you are freeing up Police Officers who could otherwise be on the street actively preventing and investigating crime in your community.

Child Protection Helpline - 132 111
To report suspected child abuse or neglect, call the Child Protection Helpline on 132 111 (24 hours/7 days)

Domestic Violence Line - 1800 656 463
If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic violence, you can ring the Domestic Violence Line for help on 1800 656 463. The Domestic Violence Line is a statewide free-call number and is available 24 hours, seven days a week.

Griffith Base Hospital - (02) 6969 5555

Poison Information Hotline - 131 126 - www.poisonsinfo.nsw.gov.au

State Emergency Services - (02) 6964 1195 - www.ses.nsw.gov.au

Veterans Line - 1800 011 046
For Veterans and Veterans families • After hours telephone crisis counselling.

Youth Emergency Accommodation - (02) 6964 4804 (Business Hours) 02 6964 0721 (After Hours) or 1800 650 051
18 Whitton St Griffith NSW 2680

Women's Emergency Accommodation - 02 6964 3381 (24 hours)
96 Kookora St Griffith NSW 2680

The Salvation Army Men's Crisis Centre - (02) 6964 3388 (Business Hours); (02) 6964 9848 (After Hours)
103 Binya St Griffith NSW 2680
www.salvos.org.au

1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732 - www.1800respect.org.au
For those who have experienced or are at risk of physical or sexual violence. National counselling helpline, information and support 24/7. If you are experiencing sexual assault or domestic and family violence; If you are seeking to support someone who is? We can help.

ADIS - 1800 422 599 
Alcohol & Drugs Information Service • Information, referral & counselling, 24 hrs.

Men's Line Australia - 1300 789 978 - www.mensline.org.au
A 24 hr anonymous telephone support, information and referral for men with family and relationship issues including family breakdown/separation. Online support, information and video counselling for men, anywhere, anytime.

The Line - 1800 200 526 - www.theline.org.au
Free confdential 24 hr helpline to enable young people to talk with experienced counsellors.

Australian Defence Force All Hours Support Line - 1800 200 526 - ADF All Hours Support Line Fact Sheet
The All-hours Support Line (ASL) is a confidential telephone service for ADF members and their families that is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.