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

Rachel Stephen-Smith

2016 - ACT Legislative Assembly

Rachel Stephen-Smith has been a Labor member of the Legislative Assembly since 2016, representing the electorate of Kurrajong.

Rachel previously worked as a senior public servant, the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet and as a Chief of Staff to Senator Kim Carr. She has also worked in Washington DC at the Australian Embassy.

Following her election, Rachel was assigned the portfolios of: Community Services and Social Inclusion; Disability, Children and Youth; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs; Multicultural Affairs; and Workplace Safety and Industrial Relations.