Interstate ATOD Support Services

This page provides contact information for each State and Territory Alcohol and Drug Information Service for people looking for information or support from interstate.

National

National Alcohol and Other Drug Hotline
http://www.drugs.health.gov.au/internet/drugs/publishingcp.nsf/content/needhelp

The states and territories operate local alcohol and other drug telephone services that offer support, information, counselling and referrals to services. These Alcohol and Drug Information Services offer services for:

  • individuals
  • family and friends
  • general practitioners
  • other health professionals
  • business and community groups.

For free and confidential advice about alcohol and other drugs, call the National Alcohol and Other Drug hotline: 1800 250 015. It will automatically direct you to the Alcohol and Drug Information Service in your state or territory.

Australian Capital Territory (ACT)

Alcohol and Drug Information Service
(02) 6207 9977

New South Wales (NSW)

Alcohol and Drug Information Service
(02) 9361 8000 or 1800 422 599 (regional and rural)

Family Drug Support
1300 368 186

Stimulant Treatment Line
02 9361 8088 or 1 800 101 188 (regional and rural)

Opioid Treatment Line
1800 642 428

Drug and Alcohol Specialist Advisory Service
02 9361 8006 or 1 800 809 423 (regional and rural)

Northern Territory (NT)

Alcohol and Drug Information Service
1800 131 350

Crisis Line
1800 019 116

Drug and Alcohol Clinical Advisory Service
1800 111 092

Queensland (QLD)

Alcohol and Drug Information Service
1800 177 833

South Australia (SA)

Alcohol and Drug Information Service
1300 131 340

Tasmania (TAS)

Alcohol and Drug Information Service
1300 139 641 (general) 1800 811 994 (emergency)

Victoria (VIC)

DirectLine
1800 888 236

Drug and alcohol clinical advisory service
1800 812 804

Family drug help
1300 660 068

Youth drug and alcohol advice service
1800 458 685

Western Australia (WA)

Alcohol and Drug Information Service
(08) 9442 5000 or 1800 198 024 (rural)

Parent and Family Drug Support Line
(08) 9442 5050 or 1800 653 203 (rural)

Meth Helpline
1800 874 878

Information on other telephone and online support, including counselling for ATOD is available here.

 

Last Updates on April 2019