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

Women's Information

Women’s Information is a free service provided by the ACT Office for Women, to empower women and their families by helping them to access relevant and timely information to make choices that impact on their quality of life.

Women’s Information staff will work in a respectful and transparent manner to:

  • Provide information on available options;
  • Respect the right of women to select the options that meet their individual needs; and
  • Assist women to link in to the options that they select.

Appointments can be made with a Women’s Information Officer from Monday to Friday at any of the following locations:-

  • Canberra City, Customs House, 5 Constitution Avenue
  • Tuggeranong Child and Family Centre
  • West Belconnen Child and Family Centre
  • Gungahlin Child and Family Centre


For more information contact the Women’s Information Service.

Contact: 6205 1075


Post: Women's Information
Inclusion and Participation
ACT Community Services Directorate
GPO Box 158
Canberra ACT 2601

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