Other Resources

There are many resources available to help when you may need it. Included in the list below is an overview of the resources available across South Australia.

SA Police
Police assistance and emergency response
P: 131 444 OR 000 in an emergency
W: police.sa.gov.au

Homelessness & Housing

Homelessness Gateway
Anyone who is homeless or at risk of homelessness
P: 1800 003 308
W: sa.gov.au/topics/housing/emergency-shelter-and-homelessness

Housing SA
Provides information about housing in South Australia, and includes a wide range of contacts
P: 131 229
W: sa.gov.au/topics/housing

Housing Legal Clinic
Free legal advice for anyone who is homeless or at risk of becoming homeless
P: (08) 8232 5835
W: wrcsa.org.au

Click here to view information for Junction Australia tenants.

Click here to view a breakdown of all homelessness service providers.

Children & Youth Support

Kids Help Line
Free, private and confidential, phone counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25

P: 1800 551 800
W: kidshelpline.com.au

Child Abuse Report Line
Report child abuse
P: 13 14 78
W: my.families.sa.gov.au

Youth Gateway
Assistance to secure emergency housing and long term accommodation for young people aged 15 to 25 years
P: 1300 306 046 OR Freecall 1800 807 364
W: hypa.net.au

Youth Accommodation Aboriginal Specific Homelessness Services
Support for young aboriginal people aged 15 to 25 years facing or experiencing homelessness
P: (08) 8212 1112
W: afss.com.au

Pickle by Shelter SA
If you are a young person who is having a tough time, downloading Pickle will help you find the nearest possible youth worker who can help you. This app is available for download at the App Store or Google Play
App Store - Download App
Google Play - Download App

Ask Izzy
When you're looking for support Ask Izzy can help you find the services you need, right now or nearby
W: askizzy.org.au

The Smashed Avocado
Connecting young people to politics
W: smashedav.com.au

Domestic Violence Support

Domestic Violence Crisis Line
Emergency Accommodation & After Hours Support
P: 1800 800 098 
W: womenssafetyservices.com.au

1800 Respect
National counselling helpline, information and support 24/7
P: 1800 737 732 
W: 1800respect.org.au

Women's Legal Service Advice Line
Legal advice, representation and community education

P: 1800 816 349
W: wlssa.org.au

Indigenous Women's Outreach
P: 1800 685 137

Rural Women's Outreach
P: 1800 555 850

Community Support

SA Community
SA Community is South Australia's community information directory. Its purpose is to enable you to find out about help available from government, non-government and community services and find out how you can connect and get involved in your community
W: sacommunity.org

Further Resources

Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)
Confidential telephone counselling, information and referral service for the general public, concerned family and friends, students and health professionals
P: 1300 131 340
W: sahealth.sa.gov.au

Carers SA
Supporting and empowering carers who provide unpaid care and support to family members and friends who have a disability, mental illness, chronic condition, terminal illness, drug or alcohol issue, or who are aged
P: 1800 242 636
W: carers-sa.asn.au

Gambling Helpline
Support for anyone affected by gambling
P: 1800 858 858
W: gamblinghelponline.org.au

Kids Help Line
Free, private and confidential, phone counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25

P: 1800 551 800
W: kidshelpline.com.au

Crisis support and suicide prevention
P: 13 11 14
W: lifeline.org.au

Sexual Health Line
Speak confidentially to a SHINE SA nurse for free about any sexual health question you may have
P: 1300 883 793
W: shinesa.org.au/health-services/sexual-healthline

Employment, work experience, disability, youth, Indigenous and health services across South Australia
P: 1300 967 575
W: workskil.com.au