Crisis and support helplines

Read below for a list of phone numbers and websites that could help if you need support or are in a crisis. In an emergency you should call 000.

Adult guardianship

Executive Office of Adult Guardianship
Phone: (08) 8922 7343

Alcohol and drugs

Alcohol and other drugs information service
Phone: 1800 131 350

Family Drug Support Australia
Phone: 1300 368 186

Children and youth

Kids Helpline 
Phone: 1800 551 800

Child protection hotline
Phone: 1800 700 250

Parent Helpline
Phone: 1300 30 1300

Crisis counselling

Lifeline
Phone: 13 11 14

Domestic violence helpline
Phone: 1800 737 732

Gambling help online
Phone: 1800 858 858

Disability

The Office of Disability Intake office
Phone: 1800 139 656
Open from 8.30am to 4.20pm Monday to Friday

Disability support team
Phone: 1800 139 656

Environmental Health

Environmental Health contact details

Health

Food Safety Line
Phone: 1800 095 646 

Health Direct Australia
Phone 1800 022 222 

Poisons Information Centre
Phone: 131 126

Quitline
Phone: 137 848

Mental health

NT Mental Health Line
Phone: 1800 682 288

Lifeline 
Phone: 13 11 14

MensLine
Phone: 1300 789 978

Beyondblue 
Phone: 1300 224 636

Kids Helpline 
Phone: 1800 551 800

headspace Darwin 
Phone: (08) 8931 5999

Multicultural services

NT Interpreting and Translating Service
Phone: 1800 676 254

Refugee and Migrant Settle Services (RAMSS) - Anglicare
Phone: (08) 8985 0000

Protection and safety

Police
Phone: 131 444

Victim Support Service 
Phone: (08) 8941 0995

Sexual assault services

Ruby Gaea Darwin Centre Against Rape
Phone: (08) 8945 0155

Sexual Assault Referral Centre

Darwin phone: (08) 8922 6472 
Alice Springs phone: (08) 8955 4500 
Katherine phone: (08) 8973 8524 
Tennant Creek phone: (08) 8962 4361

Last updated: 28 November 2017