Contact us: +61 8 8226 8800

Department for Communities and Social Inclusion

Emergency contacts

Aged Rights Advocacy Service (ARAS) Help for older people experiencing abuse from family or others.

Al-Anon/Alateen Families of Alcoholics Opening hours: 24 hours
Phone: +61 8 8231 2959

Alcohol and Drug Information Service Phone: 1300 131 340

Anglicare
Provide Emergency relief in the north, south and centre of the city.

Centacare
Provide housing support and advice on domestic violence.
Phone: +61 8 8210 8200

Child Abuse Report Line (CARL)
Phone: 13 14 78

Domestic Violence & Aboriginal Family Violence Gateway Service

  • Provide counselling and support for victims of domestic violence and emergency accommodation.
  • Help for women who are victims of domestic violence, safety after separation, help for men who are troubled by their violence, providing referral for support and counselling.
  • Open 24 hours (after hours diverts to Homelessness Gateway Service) for crisis counselling, support and referral to safe accommodation.

Phone: 1800 800 098

Drought Hotline (SA)
Phone: 180 20 20

Homelessness gateway Service
Phone: 1800 003 308

Gambling Helpline
Opening hours: 24 hours
Phone: 1800 060 757 (freecall)

Kids Helpline
Phone: 1800 551 800

Lifeline Phone: 131 114

Mental Health: Assessment and Crisis Intervention Service (ACIS) Opening hours: 24 hours
Phone: 131 465 (statewide emergency crisis)
Phone: +61 8 8394 7011 (for callers outside of South Australia)

Parent Helpline Phone: 1300 364 100

Pregnancy Helpline
Phone: 1300 139 313

State Emergency Service
Flood and storm: 132 500
Life-threatening emergencies: 000

Women's Information Service
Provides help and advice on relationships, legal matters, housing, finances, material assistance, work, education and preventing violence.
Phone: 1800 188 158

Yaitya Tirramangkotti
Phone: 13 14 78 (See also Child Abuse Report Line)

Youth Healthline
Phone: 1300 131 719

Yarrow Place The lead health agency responding to adult rape and sexual assault in South Australia.
Opening hours: 24 hours
Phone: 1800 817 421

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