Emergency services

These services provide immediate help, information and/or referral.

Police and/or Ambulance

If you are reporting a crime in progress, life threatening situation or emergency situation, call Triple Zero (000). Interpreters and translators are available. When you call, say ‘interpreter’ and the language you speak so an interpreter can come on the phone.

Click here for a guide on how to report domestic and family violence to the Police.

Domestic Violence Line

Phone: 1800 65 64 63 (24 hours, 7 days)
TTY: 1800 671 442
Website:http://www.community.nsw.gov.au/docs_menu/parents_carers_and_families/domestic_and_family_violence/dv_line.html

Homeless Persons Information Centre

Phone: 1800 234 566
Website: http://www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/community/community-support/homelessness

Kids Help Line

Free call: 1800 55 1 800
Website: www.kidshelp.com.au 

Lifeline

Free call: 13 11 14
Website: www.lifeline.org.au

NSW Rape Crisis Centre

Phone: 02 9819 7357 (Sydney metropolitan)
Free call: 1800 424 017 (24 hours, 7 days)
Website: www.nswrapecrisis.com.au

Sexual Assault Services

Find the sexual assault service in your area.
Help for Victims of Sexual Assault website: www.sexualassault.nsw.gov.au

Victims Access Line

Free call: 1800 633 063
Email: vs@agd.nsw.gov.au
Website:http://www.lawlink.nsw.gov.au/lawlink/victimsservices/ll_vs.nsf/pages/VS_counselling24hour

Aboriginal Contact Line

Phone: 1800 019 123 (9.00am to 5.00pm weekdays, excluding public holidays)
Website:http://www.lawlink.nsw.gov.au/lawlink/victimsservices/ll_vs.nsf/pages/VS_aboutusaboriginalcontactline

Victims of Crime Assistance League NSW (VOCAL)

Phone: 02 4961 4755
Fax: 02 4961 2378
Email: ceo@vocal.org.au
Website: www.vocal.org.au