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Schoolies Hotline

Available 24 hours, 7 days a week: 13 QGOV (13 74 68).

Emergency

Don’t risk it — always call 000 in an emergency (or 112 from a mobile phone)

Emotional health

Kids Helpline

Anonymous and confidential counselling for 5-18 year olds. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Phone:
Work1800 55 1800
Website:
www.kidshelp.com.au

Youth Beyond Blue

Information, resources and support for young people dealing with depression and/or anxiety. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Phone:
Work1300 224 636
Website:
www.youthbeyondblue.com

Lifeline Crisis Support

Support for people having a hard time coping with an event or experience in their life. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Phone:
Work1300 224 636
Website:
www.lifeline.org.au

Reach Out

A web-based service providing information, support and interactive features to help young people get through tough times.

Website:
au.reachout.com

Police and Emergency Services

Police, Fire Service or Ambulance

Call Triple Zero (000) in an emergency (or 112 from a mobile phone)

To report non-urgent crimes or incidents, or for general police enquiries. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week. Call 07 3055 6206 from a mobile phone or another state.

Phone:
Work131 444
Website:
www.policelink.qld.gov.au

Crime Stoppers

To share anonymous information regarding crimes in Queensland. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Phone:
Work1800 333 000
Website:
www.crimestoppers.com.au

Alcohol and drugs

Alcohol and Drug Information Service Helpline

Confidential service offering information, advice, referral and counselling for any issues related to the use of alcohol and other drugs.

1800 177 833 (Free call outside Queensland metro area).

Phone:
Work07 3837 5989
Website:
www.health.qld.gov.au/atod/

National Drugs Campaign

Information for young people and parents about illicit drugs.

Website:
www.australia.gov.au/drugs

Sexual health

1800 RESPECT

National sexual assault and domestic and family violence counselling helpline, information and support. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Phone:
Work1800 737 732
Website:
www.1800respect.org.au

Sexual Assault Helpline

Confidential counselling and support for people who may have been sexually assaulted or abused, or people who are concerned that someone they know has been assaulted.

Phone:
Work1800 010 120

13 HEALTH

Confidential, qualified and supportive health information. 13 HEALTH provides qualified health advice; it is not a diagnostic service and should not replace medical consultation. In an emergency always dial 000.

Phone 13 43 25 84.

Website:
www.health.qld.gov.au/13health/default.asp

True - relationships and reproductive health

True, friendly, female clinicians. Experts in sexual health, offering judgement-free treatment and advice in clinics across Queensland. For clinic location information or to make an appointment, please visit www.true.org.au 

Gold Coast Education and Administration Centre

Phone: 07 5531 2636

Email:
Website:
www.true.org.au

Accommodation

Accommodation and Traders Complaints Hotline (Office of Fair Trading)

13 QGOV (13 74 68)

Website:
www.qld.gov.au/law/fair-trading/

Transport

Phone:
Work13 12 30
Website:
translink.com.au

Legal advice

For free legal advice

Phone:
Work1300 651 188
Website:
www.legalaid.qld.gov.au

Other Schoolies contacts

Get out there

A survival guide for young adults including information on staying safe.

Website:
www.getoutthere.qld.gov.au

Red Frogs Australia

Available 24 hours during the Schoolies period.

Phone:
Work1300 557 123
Website:
www.redfrogs.com.au/hotelchaplaincy/

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