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

Youth Week Grant Recipients

2019 ACT Youth Week Grant Recipients

Fifteen (15) applications totaling $20,000.00 (GST Exclusive) were successful in the 2019 ACT Youth Week Grant Program

Date of project




Lyneham High School

Dance meet for Youth Week

10/04/2019 to the 12/04/19

Dickson College

Youth Week Expo and BBQ and Bubble Soccer


Hawker College

Hawker Movie Night

12/04/19 to 21/04/19

Canberra College

Youth community art photography project


Namadgi School

Youth Week at Namadgi


Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, Canberra and District Branch Incorporated

Young Dancers Ceilidh


Canberra Oceania Community Alliance

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

13/04/19 to 15/04/19

AIDS Action Council of the ACT

Encampment 2019 Camp

16/04/19 to 19/04/19

Belconnen Community Service

Belco's Got Talent and Live Art


Woden Community Service

Sunset Festival

20 April 2019

Celebration of African Australians ACT Incorporated

African Youth Talent Night


Ms Fatima Ahmed


21/04/19 to 29/04/19

YWCA Canberra

Humans of Tuggeranong

1/04/19 to 21/04/19

Hindu Temple and Cultural Centre of ACT Incorporated

Connecting Youth with the wider community