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If you are in an emergency, life-threatening situation, please phone 000.


If you are in a crisis situation outside of business hours, please refer to the list below of recommended contacts. For the most accurate, up-to-date information, visit the Victorian Government’s Health website. 


After Hours Housing Crisis Accommodation

(St Kilda Crisis Service

Emergency housing assistance)


1800 627 727

24 hours/7 days

The Orange Door


The Orange Door information available HERE.


1800 219 819

9:00am -5:00pm Monday to Friday

Child Protection


For children and young people whose safety is at risk.


1800 075 599

5:00pm to 9:00am Monday to Friday, 24 hours on weekends and public holidays 


Gamblers Help

Free, confidential Gambler’s Help services.


1800 858 858

24 hours/7 days

National Debt Helpline

Free confidential & independent advice on your finances.


1800 007 007

Weekdays 9:30am – 4:30pm


Crisis, suicide prevention and mental health support services.


13 11 14

24 hours/7 days  



Parents and carers with children from birth to 18 years.


 132 289

8:00am – midnight/7 days

Family Relationships Advice Line

Helps families affected by relationship or separation issues.


1800 050 321

Monday to Friday 8:00am to 8:00pm local time. Closed Sundays and national public holidays

Beyond Blue

Depression, anxiety and related disorders.


1300 224 636

24 hours/7 days  


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