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

Blueprint for Youth Justice in the ACT 2012-22

Annual Progress Report 2015

Report from the Youth Justice Blueprint Implementation Group


Acknowledgment of country
The Community Services Directorate acknowledges the Ngunnawal people as the traditional custodians of the Canberra region. The region was also an important meeting place and is significant to other Aboriginal groups. The Community Services Directorate acknowledges and respects their continuing culture and the unique contribution they make to the life of this city and region.

The ACT Government is committed to making its information, services, events and venues accessible to as many people as possible.

If you would like to receive this publication in an alternative format - such as large print or audio - please telephone (02) 6205 0619.

If English is not your first language and you require translating and interpreting services - please telephone 131 450.

If you are deaf or hearing impaired and require the TTY typewriter service contact 6205 0888.

This report contains reference to external documents. The external websites are outside the Territory’s control. It is the responsibility of internet users to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information found.

While care is taken to provide links to suitable material, the nature of the internet prevents the Territory from guaranteeing the suitability, completeness or accuracy of any material to which this report may be linked.

The artwork incorporated in the design of the Blueprint for Youth Justice in the ACT 2012-22 was created by young people as part of their involvement in programs at the Bimberi Youth Justice Centre.

Data used in the report is primarily sourced from the AIHW 2015. Youth justice in Australia 2013-14: an overview. AIHW bulletin 127. Cat. no. AUS 188. Canberra: AIHW.

More information
More information about the Blueprint for Youth Justice in the ACT 2012-22.

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