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Hotlines and Helplines

In case of emergency, you should dial 000.

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ServiceDescriptionContact

Emergency
National Emergency Hotline
Free phone: 000

A

Accommodation Support Supported Accommodation Assistance Program (SAAP) Service Providers
Adult GuardianshipAdult Guardianship gives someone the legal responsibility to make decisions for someone else, over the age of 18, who is unable to make reasonable judgements or decisions about their daily living because of an intellectual disability.
  • Darwin 8922 7116
  • Alice Springs 8951 6739
  • Applications 8922 7343
  • Office hours 8:30 - 16:20
    (out of hours voicemail)
Alcohol & Other Drugs Information Service (ADIS)Anyone concerned about an alcohol or other drug issue
  • 24-hour service
  • Freecall 1800 131 350

B

BreastScreen NTBreastscreenNT offers free breast screening to women aged 50 - 69, without breast symptoms in Darwin and several regional locations throughout the Northern Territory.
Beyondblue.

C

Child Abuse / Child Protection HotlineAnyone concerned about the abuse or neglect of A child
  • 24-hour service
  • Freecall 1800 700 250
Child Immunisation .
Clinic 34Clinic 34 is a specialist sexual health service for the assessment and treatment of sexually transmitted disease (including HIV/AIDS). Services offered by Clinic 34 include HIV/AIDS services, STD services and sex worker health care.
  • 8.30am - 3.30pm Mon - Fri
  • Darwin 8999 2678
    Alice Springs 8951 7549
    Katherine 8973 9049
    Nhulunbuy 8987 0357
    Tennant Creek 8962 4250
Community Health and Care Centres .

D

Dental Clinics .
Disability Support Team .

E

Environmental Health Hotlines

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F

Food Safety Hotline.

H

Headspace (12-25 years).
  • 1800 659 388 or 8931 5999
  • Visit Headspace Website
  • Civic Plaza, Ground Floor
    2 Chung Wah Terrace
    Palmerston NT 0831
Health Direct Australia

K

Kids Helpline (5-25 years).

L

Life Line AustraliaAnyone who needs to talk, in times of crisis, or just to hear the sound of another voice

M

Mental HealthProvide mutual support, systems advocacy and social events for people with a mental illness.
Mensline.

N

Health DirectHealth advice and information for Territorians and visitors.
Nursing Vacancy Enquiry LineHotline for all your nursing recruitment queries. Become A Territory Nurse.
National Continence HelplineFREE confidential service offering advice about bladder and bowel control problems, treatment options, 'at home' management strategies, products and funding assistance schemes.
  • Monday - Friday 8.00am to 8.00pm AEST
  • Free call 1800 33 00 66

P

ParentlineTelephone advice and support for parents 7 days A week - Any family, any day, any thing
  • 7 days A week between the hours of 8am - 10pm
  • Cost of a local call 1300 301 300
  • Visit website
Pap Smear RegisterA centralised and confidential computer database, which records Pap smears and other cervical tests of NT women.
Poisons Information Centre (Australia Wide)Telephone advice for medical professionals and general public in cases of acute and chronic poisonings. Also provides advice on poisons prevention, drug information, first aid management of poisons and identification of toxic agents
  • 24-hour service
  • 131 126
Patient Assistance Travel Scheme (PATS)

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Q

Quit LineSupport and tips to help quit smoking
  • 24-hour service
  • Cost of A local call 137 848
  • Quitline

S

Sexual Assault Referral CenterCommunity education, advocacy and counselling for adults and children who have been sexually abused and non-offending family members