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Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin
 

Alcohol and Drug Information Services

 

Overview

Alcohol and Drug Information Services are state and territory-based services that offer information, advice, referral, intake, assessment and support over the phone. Most services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They provide information and support for individuals, their family and friends, general practitioners, other health professionals and business and community groups.

Abstract adapted from Department of Health

Contacts

Australian Capital Territory:
24-hour Alcohol and Drug Telephone Line
Ph: (02) 6207 9977

New South Wales:
Alcohol and Drug Information Service
Ph: (02) 9361 8000 (Sydney)
Ph: 1800 422 599 (rural)

Northern Territory:
Alcohol and Drug Information Service
Ph: 1800 131 350 

Queensland:
Alcohol and Drug Information Service
Ph: 1800 177 833 (24-hour)

South Australia:
Alcohol and Drug Information Service
Ph: 1300 131 340 (8.30 am - 10.00 pm)

Tasmania:
24-hour Alcohol and Drug Information Service
Ph: 1800 811 994

Victoria:
Direct line
Ph: 1800 888 236 (24-hours, 7 days)

Western Australia:
Alcohol and Drug Support Line
Ph: (08) 9442 5000
Ph: 1800 198 024 (rural WA only)

Parent and Family Drug Support Line
Ph: (08) 9442 5050
Ph: 1800 653 203 (rural WA only)

Meth Helpline
Ph: 1800 874 878

Working Away Alcohol and Drug Support Line
Ph: 1800 721 997

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Last updated: 8 December 2016
 
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