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

2019 I-Day Grant Recipients

2019 I-Day Grant Recipients

Successful recipients of the 2019 I-Day grants are:



Belconnen Arts Centre

Bounce Back Exhibition & Workshops - showcasing the achievements of artists with disability

People with Disabilities ACT

2019 International Day of People with Disability Canberra Times Supplement - published on 2 December 2019 and in the Chronicle on 3 December 2019

Capital Health Network

Project supporting effective communication and pathways in health care for people with disability – a Health Pathways approach

Hanna Cormick

The Mermaid I-Day virtual exhibition - a collaboration between artist with disability, Hanna Cormick and photographer, Shelly Higgs

Women with Disabilities ACT

UN Sustainable Development Goals and their impact on Women with Disabilities in Australia and the Pacific Region - panel discussion

Ruth O'Brien

Meeting Place Musicians Showcase - creating equal opportunities in the arts for people with disability

The Disability Trust

Score Raiders 'Game Day' - an opportunity for people with disability to participate in an inclusive rugby league team and promote disability awareness through sport