Emergency Numbers

 
In the event of a fire, medical or police emergency, dial 000

Other useful numbers

NSW Posions Information Centre:

131 126

Kids Helpline:

1800 55 1800 (Kids Helpline website)

Youth Information and Referral Service:

02 4922 1502

Drug and Alcohol Services:

8am - 4pm: 1300 660 059
After Hours: 1800 422 599

Healthdirect:

02 4921 2800 (Healthdirect website)

Lifeline:

131 114 (Lifeline website)

Accessline (24 hour mental health line):

1800 011 511

Carer Respite Service:

1800 059 059 

Association of Relatives and Friends of the Mentally III (ARAFMI):

1800 655 198 (ARAFMI website)

Sexual Assault Services:

131 200
Newcastle (business hours): (02) 4924 6333
Lower Hunter (business hours): (02) 4931 2000
Upper Hunter (business hours): (02) 6542 2725
Upper Hunter (after hours): 1800 642 357