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

What's on for Women

The 'What’s on for Women Calendar' includes details on courses, events, information sessions, support groups, training, programs, workshops and activities in the ACT and region. Contributions to the calendar can now be made at any time by completing the contributors form and sending to

Contributors Welcome

Services are encouraged to display or distribute monthly calendars, and or category listings to women interested in finding out about available courses, events, and support groups by clicking on the relevant page for easy printing. For further information on the calendar or to provide feedback on the new online format, contact Women’s Information on 6205 1075, or by email at


What's on for Women is compiled by submissions made to Women's Information (WI). Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information is accurate and current, the Community Services Directorate, in particular Women's Information, takes no responsibility for any errors, omissions or other mistakes and specifically denies any liability whatsoever for any damages resulting to any individual, group, organisation or agency resulting from any errors, omissions or other mistakes. All information has been provided by the agencies and groups themselves.

Women's Information (WI) also does not take responsibility for any privacy issues that may arise with regards to entries in the What's on for Women.

If any errors or omissions are noticed, please contact Women's Information (WI)

Phone: 02 6205 1075