Women's Domestic Violence & Homeless Services

 

Additional Services and Contact Numbers

Below are a number of additional services based around the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Hunter region. 

 

Aboriginal Services

Awabakal Aboriginal Health Services
02 49 078 555

Aboriginal Family Support
02 49 695 299

Aboriginal Legal Services Newcastle
02 49 261 571

 

Alcohol, drugs, gambling and addiction

Alcoholics Anonymous
02 49 641 555

Drug and Alcohol Information
1800 422 599

Gamblers Anonymous
1800 858 858

 

Depression, mental health and suicide prevention services

Beyond Blue
1300 224 636

Lifeline
131 114

Mental Health Line
1800 011 511

Mental Health Mater Hospital Waratah
1800 655 085

Nexus Youth Mental Health Support
02 49 855 800

Partners in Recovery (Newcastle) 
02 49 153 682

Partners in Recovery (Lake Macquarie) 
04 34 331 288

Partners in Recovery (Maitland) 
02 49 311 700

 

Domestic Violence and Abuse

Elder Abuse Helpline
1800 628 22

Newcastle Domestic Violence Help Line
1800 656 463

Newcastle Domestic Violence Resource Centre
02 49 278 529

After hours Domestic Violence Help Newcastle
02 49 710 111

Newcastle Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service
02 49 408 766

Newcastle Domestic Violence Resource Centre
02 49 278 529

Staying Home Leaving Violence
02 49 263 577

Sexual Assault Crisis Help
1800 737 732

Victims of Crime
1800 633 063

 

Health services

Awabakal Aboriginal Health Services
02 49 078 555

GP Access
1300 130 147

Hunter Health
1800 063 635

National Disability Insurance Scheme
1800 800 110

Pregnancy Help Line
1800 422 213

Youth Health Team
02 49 257 804

 

Help for men

Dads in Distress
1300 853 437

Men's Help Line
1300 789 978

 

Home and family assistance

Aboriginal Family Support
02 49 695 299

Centrelink
132 300

Community Care Access
1300 731 556

Department of Family and Community Services
132 111

Family Referral Service
1300 006 480

Hunter Tenancy
1800 654 504

 

Legal Services

Aboriginal Legal Services Newcastle
02 49 261 571

Hunter Community Legal Centre
02 49 404 910

Law Access
1300 888 529

Legal Aid
02 49 295 482

Newcastle Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service
02 49 408 766

Victims of Crime
1800 633 063

 

Migrant and refugee services

Northern Settlement Services
02 49 693 399

 

Youth services

Kids Helpline
1800 551 800

Nexus Youth Mental Health Support
02 49 855 800

Youth Health Team
02 49 257 804