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

Dr Kate Eisenberg

2016 - ACT Young Australian of the Year Nominee, ACT Young Woman of the Year 2014

Determined that new Australians get the best possible start in life, Dr Kate Eisenberg has made an immense contribution to her community.

As a former support worker for Karinya House for Mothers and Babies, Kate has made a positive impact on the lives of many children, pregnant women and parents in crisis.

As a doctor at Calvary Hospital, Kate’s steadfastness and reliability ensure the best possible outcomes for her patients.

As a published author, she’s emphasised the importance of gender awareness in medicine and as a communicator at Questacon – the National Science and Technology Centre, Kate’s enthusiasm for science has inspired young women to change their career paths.

Kate has won many awards and she was recognised for leading a project to reduce clinical waste within hospitals.
From her work in community theatre to her commitment to care for rescued animals, there can be no doubt that Kate is a powerhouse, driven by a desire to make a real difference in her community.