24 Hour and Emergency Services

Find below a list of 24 Hour Helplines and Emergency Services available in the Tasmanian Central Coast area

NameNumberInformation
Sexual Assault Support Service1800 697 87724/7 crisis service that can provide immediate support to you if you have recently been sexually assaulted, or if you are a survivor of historical assault in need of support.
Alcohol & Drug Service1300 139 641 or after-hours 1800 811 994A service offering a range of treatment, information, education and community-based supports for Tasmanians affected by alcohol and drug use
Telecross1300 885 698Telecross can provide a daily call from a volunteer who’ll check on your wellbeing
Parent Line1300 808 178Available 24/7 to assist parents, of children 0-5 years, with stressful parenting issues or concerns
Lifeline13 11 14Support for people in distress/contemplating suicide
StandBy0400 183 490For anyone impacted by suicide at any stage of their life
Kids Helpline1800 551 800For young people 5-25 years old
Emergency Fire, Ambulance, Police000Any life threatening emergency
Health Direct1800 022 222Speak about your health concerns with a registered nurse
Mental Health Service Helpline1800 332 388Mental health advice, assessment and referral
Pharmacy Weekend Cover-On Saturdays in Ulverstone, one of the following pharmacies is rostered on to provide weekend cover: fullife, Priceline or Thompson’s. For more information, ask staff or see their front windows.
GP (Weekends and Public Holidays)-Urgent clinics, from 9am to 12noon, are shared between Patrick Street and Victoria Street Clinic
GP (Extended weeknight clinics)-Two days a week (varying days) by appointment for urgent matters

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