Contact the National Alcohol and Other Drug Hotline for free and confidential
advice about alcohol and other drugs
Medicines Line provides information for consumers on prescription, over-the-
counter and complementary (herbal, ‘natural’, vitamin and mineral) medicines.
A 24-hour phone service staffed by pharmacists who can provide individual risk
assessment and treatment advice on all types of exposures, including medication
errors and overdoses.
Reconnexion provides confidential support during business hours (Mon to
Fri) about anxiety disorders and depression, the use of benzodiazepines
(tranquillisers and sleeping pills) and support for people withdrawing from
The Medication Support and Recovery Service is free and offers confidential
counselling, family support, peer support groups, withdrawal services and
pharmacotherapy for people in the area.
Counselling Online provides free and confidential drug and alcohol counselling
Lifeline provide 24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services.
The beyondblue Support Service provides advice and support via telephone 24/7
response provided within 24 hours).
Family Drug Support‘s 24/7 support line supports family members who are affected
by alcohol and other drugs.