Crisis Numbers

Crisis Support

  • Domestic Violence Helpline (24hrs): Anyone experiencing domestic violence, anywhere in NSW, can call the Domestic Violence Help Line toll free. 1800 656 463
  • 1800respect – Australia’s national sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service. PH: 1800 737 732 www.1800respect.org.au
  • Child protection help line (24hrs) 13 21 11
  •  Link2Home (24hrs): Provides information, conducts assessments, as well as makes referrals to homelessness services across NSW.  Phone: 1800 152 152.
  • Homeless Persons (NSW Housing): 1800 65 64 63
  • Lifeline (24hrs) 131 114

Central Coast Services

  • Women’s information and referral service 131 114
  • Elandra Women’s & Children’s Services (24hrs, includes refuge): 1800 673 304
  • Woy Woy Women’s & Children’s Services (24hrs, includes refuge): 4340 1052
  • Coast Shelter: 4324 7239
  • Central Coast Community Health & Women’s Centre: 4324 2533
  • Lifecare Family Intervention Services: 1300 130 225
  • Gosford Family Support Services: 4340 1585
  • Horizons Family Services Wyong: 4351 2391
  • Eleanor Duncan Aboriginal Health Centre: 4351 1040
  • Central Coast Domestic Violence Court Support Services: Gosford 4325 6941 Wyong: 4351 3064

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