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All emergencies - Phone 000

Sexual and reproductive health care - Family Planning Victoria services

  • Box Hill Clinic T/ 03 9257 0100
  • CBD Action Centre (for people under 25) T/ 03 9660 4700 or 1800 013 952 (freecall)
  • Sexual Health Advice Line - (9am-1pm Mon-Fri) T/ 03 9257 0116

Emergency contraception

Available over the counter at a pharmacy or at one of our clinics. You don't need a doctor's prescription.

Rape or sexual assault

Centre Against Sexual Assault, for advice following rape or sexual assault, T/ 1800 806 292

Mental health

Suicide Help Line T/ 1300 651 251

Crisis Assessment Team Mental Health Issues T/ 1300 369 012

LifeLine T/ 13 11 14

Violence                                                                               

Child Protection Crisis Line T/ 131 278

Immigrant Women's Domestic Violence Service T/ 03 8413 6800

Indigenous Family Violence Support Officers T/ 03 9616 8028

Women's Domestic Violence Crisis Service of Victoria T/ 03 9373 0123 or 1800 015 188 (country toll free)

Health care

Switchboard Victoria T/ 03 9663 2939 (Melbourne) or 1800 184 527 (country). Website information: www.switchboard.org.au

Multicultural Health and Support Service T/ 03 9076 3942

Maternal & Child Health Line T/ 1800 134 883

Nurse on Call T/ 1300 606 024

PEP (Post Exposure Prophylaxis) Hotline (if you think you have been exposed to HIV infection) T/ 1800 889 887 (freecall)

Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations T/ 03 9419 3350

Drugs and alcohol

Directline (drug/ alcohol information) T/ 1800 888 236

Family Drug Help Line T/ 1300 660 068

Family relationships

Family Relationship Advice Line T/ 1800 050 321

Relationships Australia T/ 1300 364 277 or 03 9261 8700

Other support             

Kids Help Line T/ 1800 55 1800

Parentline T/ 13 22 89

Mensline T/ 1300 789 978

Griefline T/ 03 9935 7400

Men's Referral Service T/ 03 9428 2899 or 1800 065 973 (STD freecall)

Positive Women (for women living with HIV) T/ 03 9076 6918

People Living with HIV/AIDS Victoria T/ 03 9865 6772

Straight Arrows (support for heterosexual people living with HIV) T/ 03 9076 3792

Translating and Interpreting Service T/ 131 450

Victorian AIDS Council T/ 03 9865 6700

Victorian Women with Disabilities Network (VWDN) T/ 03 9662 3755

Women's Legal Service Victoria T/ 03 9642 0877 or 1800 133 302 (country toll free)

WIRE (information for women) T/ 1300 134 130