All of us need help at different moments in our life. The following list includes services that can help you when you need.
If someone is injured or at immediate risk of hurting themselves or someone else, please call 000 immediately.
Northern Settlement Services
Phone: 4969 3399
Fax: (02) 4961 4997
Head Office: 8 Chaucer Street, Hamilton, NSW 2303
Office Hours: 9:00am – 5pm, Monday to Friday
Northern Settlement Services was established in Newcastle in 1981 as a Migrant Resource Centre by the Federal Government, to assist migrants & refugees in their settlement into Australian life.
Northern Settlement Services Ltd (NSS) is an entirely independent not for profit organisation providing a range of services in the areas of settlement, aged care, youth and vulnerable families across the Hunter, Central Coast and New England regions of NSW. Click Here
Alcohol and Drug Information Service
Phone: 1800 422 599
24-hour phone support.
The Alcohol and Drug Information Centres are state and territory-based services that offer information, advice, referral, intake, assessment and support 24 hours a day. They offer services for individuals, their family and friends, general practitioners, other health
professionals and business and community groups. Click Here
Phone: 4344 7992
Gambling Solutions Central Coast offers free counselling, support and education to anyone affected in any way by problem gambling. Our counsellors are highly qualified in providing specialised treatment in the complexities of gambling addiction. Click Here
NSW Rape Crisis Centre
Phone: 1800 424 017
24-hour counselling and online support for sexual assault and family and domestic violence. Click Here
Emergency Accommodation Services
Phone: 4325 3540
Phone: 1800 152 152
24-hour State-wide homeless support and accommodation. Click Here