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

131126

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

healthdirect

24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

A Step Up for Our Kids


A Step Up for Our Kids

Changing the ACT out of home care system where one step can make a lifetime of difference to families and their children. Our vision is for all children and young people to grow up strong, safe and connected.

About A Step Up for Our Kids

Our plan for supporting families and keeping children safe.

Children and young people

Growing up safely.  Information specific for children and young people.

Parents

Stepping up for parents to help their families thrive.

Kinship and foster carers

Supporting children unable to live with their parents

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families

Supports and services specific for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families.

Charter of rights for kids in care

Everyone has rights.  Learn about the rights of children in care.

Partner agencies

Who we work with to deliver our services and agencies who ensure our actions are fair.

Dictionary

What does that word mean?

Feedback

Have your say about our services.