Emergency And Other Important Phone Numbers

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Wimmera UnitingCare offices will be closed over the Easter period (from Friday 14 April through to Monday 17 April). Normal office hours will resume Tuesday 18 April. If you need help or someone to talk to, here are some important help numbers...

Emergency and other important phone numbers

LIFELINE: 13 11 14
SUICIDE LINE: 1300 651 251
EMERGENCY FIRE, POLICE, AMBULANCE: 000
EMERGENCY (out of range) FIRE, POLICE, AMBULANCE: 112

Poison Information Centre: 13 11 26
Victorian Bushfire Information Line: 1800 240 667
Energy Safe Victoria (electricity and gas emergencies): 1800 800 158
Powercor (electricity outages): 13 24 12

Mental Health Services:

Beyondblue Info Line: 1300 224 636
Infant, Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (ICAMHs): 5362 1300
Grampians Psychiatric Services: 1300 661 323
Kids Helpline: 1800 551 800
Lifeline: 13 11 14
Men's Line: 1300 789 978
Mental Health Advice Line: 1300 280 737
Parentline – (Mon-Fri 8am-12pm, weekends 10am – 10pm): 13 22 89
Suicide Line: 1300 651 251

Crisis Health Support Services:

CASA (Centre Against Sexual Assault) - Horsham: 5381 1211
CASA – After Hours Crisis Line – Free Call: 1800 806 292
Child Protection Crisis Line: 13 12 78
Christian Emergency Food Centre (open 1:00pm-4:00pm Mon- Fri, closed public holidays): 5381 2311
Poison Information Centre: 13 11 26
Women's Domestic Violence Crisis Service: 1800 015 188

Indigenous Support Services:

Budja Budja Aboriginal Cooperative (Halls Gap): 5356 4751
Goolum Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative Limited (Horsham): 53 81 6333

Child/Youth Health and Wellbeing Support Services:

Breastfeeding Helpline: 1800 686 268
Maternal Child and Health Line (24hrs): 13 22 29
Child Adolescent Health Service (CAMHS): 5362 1300
Kids Helpline: 1800 551 800
Nexus Youth Centre: 5362 1500

Substance And Other Addictions Support Services:

Drug & Alcohol Direct Line (24hrs): 1800 888 236
Family Drug Support: 1300 368 186
Gamblers Help: 1800 858 858

Financial/Housing/Legal Support Services:

Centrelink – General Inquires: 13 1202
Centrelink – Family: 13 61 50
Centrelink – Disability, Sickness, Carer: 13 27 17
Department of Human Services (Hsm): 5381 9777
Department of Human Services (Stawell): 5358 4374
Horsham Salvation Army: 5382 1770
Legal Aid – Free Call: 1300 792 387
Office of Housing (24/7 call centre): 13 11 72
PACT – Grampians Housing Network: 1800 660 446
Homelessness (24hrs - available from 5pm Christmas Eve, prior to that you will be redirected to WUC): 1800 825 955 

General Health Support Services:

Grampians Community Health Centre: 5362 1200
-Stawell: 5358 7400
-After Hours (6pm-8.30am): 1800 641 395
Wimmera Health Care Group (Horsham Hospital): 5381 9111