In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000

Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call


Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700


24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

Child Development

The Child Development Service offers assessment, referral, information and linkages for children 0-6 years where there are concerns relating to their development. Children that require early intervention supports are referred to the NDIA Early Childhood Early Intervention service partner, EACH.

Support Information

The Child Development Service is still available to provide advice and support if you have concerns about your young child’s development. Families are welcome to call the new Multidisciplinary Consultation and Support Service and talk with an experienced allied health professional.

This service is available Monday to Friday 9am- 5pm.

Please call the Child Development Service on 6207 8884

You can also email the service at