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.
Central Coast Community Men’s Shed
Phone: 1300 550 009
The Australian Mens Shed Association (AMSA) is a community-based organisation that’s accessible to all whose primary activity is the provision of a safe, friendly & healing environment. Members are able to work on meaningful projects at their own pace, in their own time and in the company of others. Click Here
Central Coast ARAFMI
Phone: 4323 7731
Central Coast ARAFMI is a grassroots organisation that was established by mental health carers more than forty years ago. We recognise that there is no one size fits all approach to the Recovery journey. The support and services that we provide are guided by you, your interests, strengths and goals. Our vision is for a community that understands and responds to the impact that mental illness has on individuals and their families. Click Here
Alcohol and Drug Information Service
Phone: 1800 422 599
24-hour phone support.
The Glen Central Coast Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Centre
Phone: 4388 6360
The Glen is the only male-specific “Central Coast Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Centre”.
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
Gosford Guys Clinic
Phone: 4320 2114
Men who have sex with men (MSM) are at high-risk for HIV infection, infectious syphilis, gonorrhoea, Chlamydia and other STI’s. The guys’ clinic is staffed by a male sexual health nurse and a male administration officer.
Men Care Too
Men Care too aims to increase awareness and recognition of men in unpaid and caring roles. Sons, brothers, fathers, uncles, husbands, neighbours and mates all helping someone they care about who may have a disability, mental illness, chronic condition, terminal illness, alcohol or other drug issue or who are frail aged.
eMental Health Resources
eMental Health Resources are an online, mostly free CBT (cognitive behaviour therapy) based therapy modules that can be completed at home on a mobile phone, tablet device or computer. eMental health resources are evidence based, with most reporting that 97% of users found the online modules useful and would recommend them to a friend or relative to use.
Emergency Accommodation Services
Phone: 4325 3540
Phone: 1800 152 152
24-hour State-wide homeless support and accommodation. Click Here