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There are many support services available to help you.

 

 

SA Financial Counsellors Association
P: 1800 007 007
W: safca.org.au

Free independent counselling and advocacy for all financial matters, including fines and associated social implications.


Relationships Australia 
P: 1300 364 277 
W: relationships.org.au

Family and relationship counselling, family dispute resolution (mediation), and a range of family and community support and education programs. 


Mental Health Coalition 
W
: mhcsa.org.au

Find out about all the mental health events happening around South Australia.


SA Health - Mental Health Triage Service 
P
: 13 14 65 (24 Hours)
W: sahealth.sa.gov.au

If you feel that you may be in need of mental health support and have never previously accessed a mental health service before, please contact your general practitioner or phone the mental health triage service on 13 14 65. 


Gambling Help
P
: 1800 858 858 (24 hours)
W: gamblinghelponline.org.au or problemgambling.sa.gov.au

Gambling Help Services operate in a range of SA metropolitan and country locations, providing free and confidential personal, financial, and family counselling and support.

Gambling Help provides:

  • professional, confidential gambling counselling
  • counselling and therapy for individuals, couples, family, and friends
  • financial counselling to help you deal with debts, and help you to budget and manage credit issues
  • information and support
  • support groups.

Drug and Alcohol Services SA
P
: 1300 13 1340 (8:30am to 10:00pm, 7 days per week)


Lifeline
P
: 13 11 14
W: lifeline.org.au

For crisis support and suicide prevention.


Alcoholics Anonymous
P
: 1300 222 222
W: aa.org.au


Al-Anon Family Groups
P
: 1300 252 666
W: saalanon.org

A service to help the families of alcoholics.


Hutt Street Centre
Helping people facing homelessness 
P: 8418 2500
W: huttstcentre.org.au
A: 258 Hutt St Adelaide


Homelessness Gateway:
P
: 1800 003 308 (for families, individuals or those at risk – 24 hours)


Youth Gateway (15-25):
P
: 1300 306 046 or 1800 807 364


Domestic Violence and Aboriginal Family Violence
P
: 1300 782 200 or 1800 800 098 or 8152 9200
W: womenssafetyservices.com.au

Southern Adelaide Domestic Violence Service
P
:  8382 0066

Western Adelaide Domestic Violence Service
P
: 8268 7700

Eastern Adelaide Domestic Violence Service 
P
: 8365 5033

Northern Adelaide Domestic Violence Service
P
: 8255 3622 (Elizabeth)   P: 8522 9100 (Willaston)

Ninko Kurtangga Patpangga (Ninko)
P
: 8297 9644

  • Safe, supported crisis and short term accommodation
  • Domestic and family violence counselling and support via the phone or face to face
  • Domestic violence educational programs and support groups for women and children
  • Referral and information about: health, legal, financial, accommodation and immigration matters
  • Assistance for women from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-English speaking backgrounds
  • Access for women with disabilities.

Migrant Women’s Support Program 
P
: 8152 9260

This program provides culturally sensitive needs and risk assessments, safety planning, support, information, advocacy, referrals and other relevant services.


Catherine House
P
: 8232 2282
W: catherinehouse.org.au

Catherine House provides solutions for women experiencing homelessness, emergency and transitional housing, mental health programs, and educational and pre-employment courses. 


Yarrow Place Rape and Sexual Assault Service
P
: 1800 817 421 (24 hours)

Emergency support and counselling service.


1800 Respect
P
: 1800 737 732 (24 hours)
W: 1800respect.org.au

A national sexual assault and family domestic violence counselling service.


Elm Place
P
: 1800 188 118 or 1800 998 187 (Redress Support Services)
W:  elmplace.org.au

Supporting adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse, and their families and friends, to work through issues of abuse and trauma.


Relationships Australia 
P
: 1300 364 277
W: relationships.org.au

Relationship support services for individuals, families and communities.


Office for Youth
P
: 8413 8178
W: officeforyouth.sa.gov.au

The Office for Youth provides support to programs that work with  young people across South Australia. 


St John's Youth Services
P
: 8359 2989
W: stjohnsyouthservices.org.au

St John’s Youth Services works with young people in the Adelaide metropolitan area aged from 16 to 25, who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness.


Multicultural Youth SA
P
: 8346 3364
W: mysa.com.au

Multicultural Youth SA is a community-based, not-for-profit organisation that provides a diverse range of services and programs to support multicultural young people and young families living in South Australia.


There are also a range of providers offering a combination of services. These include accommodation, crisis care, financial support, counselling, education, and many more.
 
Uniting Communities
W
: unitingcommunities.org 
 
UnitingCare Wesley
W
: ucwb.org.au (Bowden), ucwpa.org.au (Port Adelaide), ucwcsa.org.au (Country)
 
AnglicareSA
W
: anglicaresa.com.au
 
Baptist Care SA
W
: baptistcaresa.org.au
 
Life Without Barriers
W
: lwb.org.au
 
Centacare
W
: centacare.org.au
 
Mission Australia
W
: missionaustralia.com.au