In an emergency or crisis situation always call triple zero (000) for police, fire and ambulance and follow instructions.
Phone: 9616 8586
This intake line provides information and referral for all Drug Health treatment services including: inpatient and outpatient detoxification, opioid treatment, harm reduction (needle and syringe program), court diversion and counselling.
Intake lines for other areas across NSW. Intake lines provide information and referral for all Drug Health treatment services.
Phone: 03 9611 6100
An alcohol and drug search directory. Includes reliable information on alcohol, other drugs and mental health, links to treatment services and more.
Sydney: 02 9361 8000
NSW: 1800 422 599
This 24 hour telephone line service provides information about alcohol and other drugs and related concerns, advice and referral services. ADIS also runs the Your Room website, which features information about drugs and alcohol, their effects and support services.
Phone: 1300 222 222
Support groups for people in recovery from alcohol addition.
Confidential, 24 hour service providing online and text based drug and alcohol counselling and referral for people who using drugs or alcohol and their families and friends.
Phone: 1300 368 186
This 24 hour telephone support line is for families affected by drugs and alcohol and also provides education and referral, and facilitates support groups across Australia.
Phone: 02 9687 3499 (Parramatta), 0411 204 329 (Fairfield)
Provides counselling, case management, crisis intervention, relapse prevention, drug and alcohol workshops, aftercare and mobile support for young people aged 16 – 25 years.
Phone: 02 9977 0711
Provides counselling and support for people aged 14 – 25 years with problematic drug use and their families. Case management, relapse prevention, crisis management, and mental health assessment also available. Services are free and no medicare care is required.
Phone: 02 4621 7400
Mission Australia’s South West Youth Service provides free counselling to youth and young adults aged 12-24 who are facing issues with drugs and alcohol, gambling or general life concerns.
Phone: 1300 652 820
Support groups for people in recovery from narcotic drug addictions.
Phone: 02 9281 5144
Drug and alcohol rehabilitation detox, rehabilitation and after care programs, including parents and children program. Must be over 18 years. Centres at Eagle Vale, Ingleburn and Sydney.
Phone: 1800 642 428
Weekday telephone helpline. 9.30am – 5.00pm weekdays. Provides opioid pharmacotherapy information, referrals, advice and a forum for pharmacotherapy concerns. Opioid pharmacotherapy is specific treatment for opioid dependence (eg heroin, morphine and codeine). St Vincents Hospital Sydney.
Phone: 13 11 26
The Poisons Information Centre provides up-to-date evidence based information regarding the risk assessment, management and treatment of human poisoning to the general public and health care professionals. Offers 24 hour poisons advice.
Phone: 1800 101 188 (Regional), 02 9361 8088 (Sydney Metro)
A 24/7 NSW state-wide telephone service providing education, information, referral, crisis counselling and support specifically for stimulant use such as speed, ice, ecstasy, cocaine etc.
Phone: 13 78 48
The Tobacco Quit Line can provide you with quitting information, coping with withdrawals and cravings and referral information.
Phone: 02 4629 5110
Program based in Campbelltown for youth aged 12-25 with concerns relating to alcohol and other drug use. Provides case management, linking clients with mental health services, counselling, rehabilitation, recreation, employment and schooling.