COUNSELLING AND EDUCATION SERVICE
DRUGS, ALCOHOL, OTHER ADDICTIONS
CHANGING LIVES
Links

Alcohol and Other Drugs

Alcohol and Other Drug Information Service
24 hours information, counselling, crisis intervention and referral service
www.community.gov.au | ph 1800 811 994

Detox Centre
Impatient treatment service which assists with detoxification from alcohol and other drugs.
24 hour service – 1300 139 641

Family Drug Support (24 hours)
www.fds.org.au | ph 1300 368 186

TASCAHRD
Tasmania’s primary community based organisation responding to HIV/AIDS and hepatitis C
www.tascahrd.org.au | ph 1800 005 900

Alcohol, Tobacco and other Drugs Council of Tasmania
The peak body representing the non-government, not-for-profit Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug (ATOD) sector in Tasmania.
www.atdc.org.au | ph (03) 6224 7780


Mental Health

Mental Health Helpline
24 hour helpline – 1800 332 388

Lifeline
www.lifeline.org.au | ph 13 11 14

ARAFMI
Provides support for families and others caring for people with mental illness.
www.arafmiaustralia.asn.au | ph (03) 6228 7448


Gambling

Gambling Helpline Tasmania (24 hours)
ph 1800 858 858


Emergency Relief

Hobart City Mission
Provides assistance with food vouchers, clothing, budgeting, furniture.
ph 62289542 | www.hcm.asn.au

Salvation Army
Provides food vouchers, parcels, clothing.
ph 62787184 | www.salvationarmy.org.au

St Vincent de Paul Society
Provides food, clothing, blankets, furniture.
ph 6234 4244 | www.vinnies.org.au


Emergency Accommodation

Bethlehem House
Crisis to long term accommodation for men aged 20 and over.
ph 62344594 | www.bethlehemhouse.org.au

Youthcare
Provides emergency accommodation for males aged between 13 and 20.
ph 62739215 | www.anglicare-tas.org.au

Hobart Women’s Shelter
Provides supported short term crisis accommodation for women with children.
ph 6234 6323

Jireh House
Crisis accomodation for women (with or without children) who are homeless due to family violence.
ph 6229 3750 | www.jirehhouse.org.au

Annie Kenney
Offers short term crisis accommodation for young women aged 13-20.
ph 6272 7751

Colony 47 - Mara House
Medium term accommodation for young women aged 13-18.
ph 62149951 | www.colony47.com.au

McCombe House
Emergency accommodation for women with or without children.
ph 6228 1099 | www.salvationarmy.org.au


Sexual Assault Support

The Sexual Assault Support Service (SASS)
SASS provides a 24 hour a day support and information service regarding available choices to victims of recent rape
or sexual assault, their family and support people.
ph 6231 1817 | www.sass.org.au


EMERGENCY

Police
Ambulance
Fire

call 000