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Emergency Assistance

Emergency Services (Police, Fire, Ambulance):

Phone: 000


Police Link (Non-Urgent Matters):

Phone: 131 444


Domestic and Family Violence

DV Connect (24 HRS):

Phone: 1800 811 811


1800RESPECT:

Phone: 1800 737 732


Domestic Violence Action Centre (DVAC):

Phone: (07) 3816 3000


Tenancy Support

Residential Tenancies Authority:

Phone: 1300 366 311


Ipswich Regional Advocacy Service Inc:

Phone: (07) 3281 5409


Wesley Mission Qld STARH (Early Intervention):

Phone: 1300 268 928


Rent Connect (Department of Housing & Public Works):

Ipswich - Phone: (07) 3437 6000


Legal Support

Legal Aid:

Phone: 1300 651 188


South West Brisbane Community Legal Centre Inc:

Phone: 07 3372 7677


Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women’s Legal Service:

Phone: 3392 3177


Women’s Legal Service:

Phone: 1800 957 957 (Mon-Fri, 9am-3pm)


Rural, Remote & Regional (Women’s Legal Service):

Phone: 1800 457 117 (Tuesday Only, 9.30am– 1.30pm)


Government Departments

Department of Housing & Public Works -

Ipswich Office

Phone: 07 3437 6000

Phone: 1800 636 390 (Toll Free)

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Eligibility and application information: Click Here for more information


Department of Communities, Disability Services & Seniors -

Community Services contacts

Phone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)

Email: enquiries@communities.qld.gov.au

Community services service centres

Disability Services contacts

Phone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)

Email: disabilityinfo@communities.qld.gov.au

Office for Seniors, Carers and Volunteering contacts

Phone: (07) 3037 2978

Email: officeforseniors@communities.qld.gov.au

Email: officeforcarers@communities.qld.gov.au

Email: volunteering@communities.qld.gov.au

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Department of Child Safety, Youth & Women -

Child Safety - Ipswich Intake:

Phone: 1800 316 855

When you have concerns for a child and suspect that a child is being harmed or may be at risk of experiencing harm in the near future. The Regional Intake Service receives information from community members, government and non-government agencies during business hours from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Child Safety After Hours:

After hours and on weekends - contact the Child Safety After Hours Service Centre on 1800 177 135 or (07) 3235 9999.

The service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Department of Social Services:

Phone: 1300 653 227 (Calls are charged at a local rate except from mobile phones which are charged at mobile rates.)


Other

Homelessness Hotline (24hrs):

Free Call: 1800 47 47 53

TTY: 1800 010 222


Lifeline 24 Hour Crisis:

Phone: 131 114


Kids Helpline:

Phone: 1800 551 800


Parent-Line Counselling Service:

Phone: 1300 301 300


Sexual Assault Response Line (State-Wide, 24 hr):

Phone: 1800 010 120


Sexual Assault Support: ReachOut.com


Mental Health Guide - West Moreton Region


Mental Health Helplines


Carer Respite (24hrs emergency response):

Phone: 1800 052 222 (1800 059 059 outside business hours).


Alcohol & Drug Information Service (Adis QLD):

Phone: 1800 177 833


Free drug & alcohol counselling 24/7


Alcohol & Drug Foundation:

Phone (InfoLine): 1300 85 85 84


Counselling and referral service for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) people.

Free Call 1800 184 527 - The QLife line operates daily from 3pm to 12am

For online chat and support go to https://qlife.org.au/


Gambling Help Online (24hrs) Qld:

Phone: 1800 858 858


Gamblers Anonymous:

Phone: 1800 002 210


After Hours GP (House Call Doctor):

Phone: 13 55 66 > 100% Bulk Billing After Hours GP Service


Mensline Qld:

Phone: 1800 600 636


Mensline Australia (24hrs):

Phone: 1300 789 978


Living Well (Men’s Service):

Phone: 1300 114 397


Ipswich City Council:

Phone: (07) 3810 6666