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

Mrs Caroline Hughes

2018 - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women / Education / Disability

Mrs Hughes is a proud Ngunnawal woman who has made a significant contribution to women and girls in the field of education for over 30 years.

As Director of CIT’s Yurana Centre she has made an outstanding contribution to both Indigenous and Non-indigenous communities as a practitioner, manager and leader of educational programs in community development and client support services.

As Director at Yurana she has increased the enrolments at the centre and works with Indigenous women to help them gain qualifications to enter the workforce.