Alcohol, drugs and tobacco

Alcohol and drug rehabilitation services

In case of a medical emergency, you should call 000.

For other alcohol and drug rehabilitation services, see contacts below available NT-wide and specific regions.

NT-wide contacts

NameContact
NT Mental Health Line (24 hours)

P: 1800 682 288

Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)

P: 1800 131 350

Lifeline Australia

P: 1800 019 116
www.lifeline.org.au

Drug and Alcohol Clinical Advisory Service (DACAS)

P: 1800 111 092
www.dacas.org.au

Quitline

P: 13 78 48
www.quitlinesa.org.au

Darwin

Find contacts for Darwin below.

Alcohol and other drug withdrawal services

Name What they doContact
Royal Darwin Hospital (RDH)

Medical supervision and monitoring of patients withdrawing from alcohol and other drugs.

RDH is open seven days a week, 24 hours a day.

Royal Darwin Hospital
Rocklands Drive
Tiwi NT 0810

P: 08 8922 8888

Top End Health Service - Alcohol and other Drug Services

Medical management of alcohol and other drug withdrawal, assessment and counselling.

Building 9 Royal Darwin Hospital
Rocklands Drive
Tiwi NT 0810

P: 08 8922 8399

Rehabilitation services

Name What they doContact
Amity Community Services

A counselling service that specialises in alcohol, drugs and gambling.

Services include assessment, drug education and individual counselling.

155 Stuart Highway
Parap NT 0820
habitwise@amity.org.au

P: 1800 684 372 or 08 8944 6565
www.amity.org.au

Banyan House

Banyan House provides an alcohol and other drug residential rehabilitation program.

16 Beaton Road
Berrimah NT 0828

P: 08 8942 7400
www.banyanhouse.org.au

CatholicCare NT

Previously known as Centacare NT, this service provides an alcohol and drugs counselling service.

17 Hidden Valley Road
Berrimah NT 0828
darwin@catholiccarent.org.au 

P: 08 8944 2000
www.catholiccarent.org.au

CAAPS Aboriginal Corporation

An alcohol and other drugs residential rehabilitation program for Aboriginal people.

60 Boulter Road
Berrimah NT 0828

P: 1800 894 800 (free call NT only) or 08 8922 4800
www.caaps.org.au

FORWAARD Aboriginal Corporation

An alcohol and other drugs residential rehabilitation program for Aboriginal people.

33 Charles Street
Stuart Park NT 0820
info@forwaard.com.au

P: 08 8923 6666
www.forwaard.com.au

Mission Australia Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Service (StringyBark Centre)

A voluntary alcohol and other drugs residential rehabilitation program.

30 Tivendale Road
Berrimah NT 0828
MARRTS@missionaustralia.com.au

P: 08 8995 2620
www.missionaustralia.com.au

The Sunrise Centre Addiction Services (The Salvation Army)

An alcohol and other drugs residential rehabilitation program, a day program and an aftercare program.

24 Beaton Road
Berrimah NT 0828
sunrisecentre@aus.salvationarmy.org

P: 08 8997 1000
www.salvationarmy.org.au

Other services

NameContact
NT AIDS and Hepatitis Council Harm Reduction Needle and Syringe Program

45 Woods Street
Darwin NT 0800
info@ntahc.org.au

P: 08 8944 7777
www.ntahc.org.au

Alice Springs and Central Australia

Find contacts for Alice Springs and Central Australia below.

Alcohol and other drug withdrawal services

Name What they doContact
Alcohol and other Drugs Services Central Australia (ADSCA)

Non-residential service providing specialised alcohol and other drug assessment, treatment, referral and managing withdrawal at home.

2 Stuart Terrace
The Gap NT 0870

P: 08 8951 7580

Alice Springs Hospital

Medical supervision and monitoring of patients withdrawing from alcohol and other drugs.

The hospital is open seven days a week, 24 hours a day.

Alice Springs Hospital
6 Gap Road
The Gap NT 0870

P: 08 8951 7777

Rehabilitation services

Name What they doContact
BushMob Aboriginal Corporation

Residential rehabilitation program with outreach counselling support, life skills education, support and case management for clients aged 12 to 25 years old.

36 Priest Street
Alice Springs NT 0870
intake@bushmob.com.au

P: 08 8953 3798
www.bushmob.com.au

Central Australian Aboriginal Alcohol Programmes Unit (CAAAPU)

Residential rehabilitation, aftercare and outreach services for Aboriginal clients.

290 Ragonesi Road
Ross NT 0873
intake@caaapu.org.au

P: 08 8955 4600
F:  08 8955 5385
www.caaapu.org.au

Central Australian Aboriginal Congress

An Aboriginal primary health care service. It provides social, emotional, cultural, physical health and wellbeing programs.

25 Gap Road
The Gap NT 0870
info@caac.org.au

P: 08 8951 4400
www.caac.org.au

Drug and Alcohol Services Australia (DASA)

Alcohol and other drugs residential rehabilitation program, transitional aftercare program, independent living program and outreach programs.

4 Schwarz Crescent
Alice Springs NT 0870
admin@dasa.org.au

P: 08 8952 8412
F: 08 8953 4686
www.dasa.org.au

Holyoake Alice Springs NT

Alcohol and other drugs counselling and support.

21 Newland Street
Alice Springs NT 0870 
receptionist@holyoake-alice.org.au 

P: 08 8952 5899
F: 08 8952 5232 
www.holyoake-alice.org.au

Tangentyere Council

The council provides a range of support programs for Aboriginal people.

4 Elder Street
Alice Springs NT 0870

P: 08 8951 4222
www.tangentyere.org.au

Other services

NameContact
NT AIDS and Hepatitis Council Harm Reduction Needle and Syringe Program

Shop 3 Reg Harris Lane
Todd Mall
Alice Springs NT 0870
info@ntahc.org.au

P: 08 8953 3172
F: 08 8953 2925
www.ntahc.org.au

Tennant Creek and Barkly

Find contacts for Tennant Creek and Barkly below.

Alcohol and other drug withdrawal services

Name What they doContact
ADSCA Barkly Alcohol and Other Drugs

A specialised assessment, treatment and referral and a non-residential counselling service for people with alcohol, drugs, volatile substances.

Level 1 Matt Glynn Building
172 Paterson Street
Tennant Creek NT 0860

P: 08 8962 4386

Tennant Creek Hospital

Medical supervision and monitoring of patients withdrawing from alcohol and other drugs.

45 Schmidt Street,
Tennant Creek NT 0861

P: 08 8962 4399
F: 08 8962 4311

Rehabilitation services

Name What they doContact
Barkly Region Alcohol and Drug Abuse Advisory Group (BRADAAG)

An alcohol and other drug residential and day program.

29 Staunton Street
Tennant Creek NT 0861
info@bradaag.org.au

P: 08 8963 2500
www.bradaag.org.au

Katherine

Find contacts for Katherine below.

Alcohol and other drug withdrawal services

Name What they doContact
Katherine Hospital

Medical supervision and monitoring of patients withdrawing from alcohol and other drugs.

Gorge Road
Katherine NT 0852

P: 08 8973 9211
F: 08 8973 9000

Katherine Alcohol and Other Drugs Service

Alcohol and other drugs assessment, counselling and support.

First floor Government Centre
First Street
Katherine NT 0850

P: 08 8973 8403

Rehabilitation services

Name What they doContact
Venndale Rehabilitation (Kalano Community Association)

Residential alcohol and other drug rehabilitation centre.

Lot 508 McKeddie Road
Katherine NT 0850
admissions@kcaac.org.au

P: 08 8971 7199
F: 08 8971 1105
www.kalano.org.au

Wurli-Wurlinjang Health Service

Community controlled Aboriginal medical service.

25 Third Street
Katherine NT 0850
wurli@wurli.org.au

P: 08 8971 0044
F: 08 8972 2376
www.wurli.org.au

Nhulunbuy

Find contacts for Nhulunbuy below.

Alcohol and other drug withdrawal services

Name What they doContact
Gove District Hospital

Medical supervision and monitoring of patients withdrawing from alcohol and other drugs.

Matthew Flinders Way
Nhulunbuy NT 0880

P: 08 8987 0211
F: 08 8987 0399

Rehabilitation services

Name What they doContact
Miwatj Health Aboriginal Corporation

Clinical services to Aboriginal communities in the East Arnhem Land region.

Lot 1425 Arnhem Road
Nhulunbuy NT 0880

P: 08 8939 1900
F: 08 8987 1670
www.miwatj.com.au

East Arnhem Alcohol and other Drugs Service Alcohol and other drugs assessment and information.

Nhulunbuy Community Health Centre
Chesterfield Street
Nhulunbuy NT 0880

P: 08 8987 0281

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Last updated: 20 October 2020

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