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

Grants and Awards | Disability

Disability | Grant and Award Recipients

  • I-Day Grant
  • Disability Inclusion Grant
  • Chief Minister's Inclusion Awards
I-Day Grant

I-Day is held on 3 December each year. It is a United Nations sanctioned day that aims to promote awareness and understanding of disability issues and encourage support for the dignity, rights and well-being of people with disability.

I-Day also seeks to increase awareness of the benefits of inclusion of people with disability in every aspect of political, social, economic and cultural life.

2019 Successful Applicants
2018-19 Successful Applicants
2017 Successful Applicants

Disability Inclusion Grant

The Disability Inclusion Grants (DIGs) provide funding for local clubs, groups, community organisations and small business to promote social inclusion for people with disability through the removal of barriers to participation.  Community organisations and small businesses may apply for a grant to be used for a project or initiative.


Chief Minister's Inclusion Awards

This event and awards will not be held in 2020 due to the current environment but will be held again in 2021.

The Chief Ministers Inclusion Awards (CMIAs) provide acknowledgement of the outstanding achievements of businesses, organisations and individuals who have demonstrated their commitment to encourage, welcome and support people with disability in their workplace, business and community.

For more information about the awards or the gala night, go to the ACT Inclusion Council website: Link

Read about the 2018 recipients of Awards and Commendations at 2018 CMIA RecipientsExternal Link