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Carers – Useful Phone Numbers

Cost of phone calls:

Calls to 1800 numbers are generally free to the caller when made from a land line.

Calls to 13 or 1300 numbers are charged at a low fixed amount to the caller when made from a land line.

All calls made from mobile phones are charged at the rates applicable to each telephone provider.

All calls made from public phones are charged at the rates applicable to each telephone provider.

Amputee Association of NSW Inc.  1800 810 969

Anxiety Disorders Information Line 1300 794 992

Asthma Foundation of NSW  1800 278 462

Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) 1800 277 328

Beyond Blue National Depression Initiative  1300 224 636

Blue Knot Foundation: Empowering recovery from childhood trauma helpline 1300 657 380

Bowel Cancer Australia Helpline  1800 555 494

Cancer Council Support Service 13 11 20

Carers NSW Carer Line 1800 242 636

Carers Payments 13 27 17

Centrelink (financial assistance for carers)13 27 17 or for multilingual information – 13 12 02

Child Protection Helpline 132 111

Disability Advocacy NSW Infoline 1300 365 085

Domestic Violence Line 1800 656 463

1800RESPECT: Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Counselling 1800 737 732

Elder Abuse Helpline 1800 628 221

Epilepsy Action Australia 1300 374 537

Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service 1300 806 258

Grief Line  1300 845 745

HEP ABC National Information Line 1800 437 222

Hearing Australia  1300 412 512

IDEAS – Disability Info Line   1800 029 904

Intellectual Disability Rights Service 1800 666 611

Law Access NSW 1300 888 529

Lifeline 13 11 14

Lifeline – Loss & Grief   13 11 14

Link2home 1800 152 152

Medicines Line 1300 633 424

National Continence Helpline  1800 330 066

National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500

National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline 1800 880 052

TTY (hearing and speech impaired) 1800 301 130

National Relay Service:

To make a Relay Call:

TTY/Voice 13 3677

Speak and Listen (SSR) 1300 555 727

For 1800 numbers:

TTY/Voice 1800 555 677

Speak and Listen (SSR) 1800 555 727

Emergency relay calls:

Emergency TTY 106

Emergency Speak and Listen (SSR) 1800 555 727 (ask for 000)

For info about the NRS:

Helpdesk:

Voice 1800 555 660

TTY 1800 555 630

SMS 0416 001 350

Fax 1800 555 690

Northcott: Disability Service 1800 818 286

Prevention of Child Abuse  02 9716 8000

Poisons Information Centre   13 11 26

Quitline 13 78 48

Reading and Writing Hotline  1300 655 506

Service NSW 13 77 88

Sexual Health Info Line1800 451 624

Spinal Cord Injuries Australia  1800 819 775

Stimulant Treatment Line   1800 101 188

The Line 1800 695 463

Vision Australia  1300 847 466

Victims Access Line 1800 633 063