Emergency

In case of EMERGENCY call 000 
Police, Fire, Ambulance

 


Hospitals with emergency paediatric service

Sunshine Hospital
176 Furlong Road, St Albans
Ph: 8345 1333

Royal Children’s Hospital
50 Flemington Road, Parkville
Ph: 9345 5522




Urgent care centres

Melton Health
9:00am – 10:30pm, 7 Days

195-209 Barries Road, Melton West
Ph: 9747 7600

Bacchus Marsh & Melton Regional Hospital
24 hours, 7 Days
Clarinda Street, Bacchus Marsh
Ph: 5367 9195 




Police stations

Melton
243 Station Road 
Ph: 9747 7999

Caroline Springs
221 Caroline Springs Boulevard
Ph: 9361 4700

 


Helplines and Advice

Child Protection Crisis Line
13 12 78
Weekend and after hour service for concerns about the immediate safety of a child or young person

Crisis and Assessment Team (CAT)
1300 657 259
24/7 psychiatric triage including information, assessment and referral

Crisis Help Line
13 16 11
24/7 telephone counselling for any crisis situation

Direct Line
1800 888 236
24/7 information, counselling and referral for alcohol and other drug related issues

Gambler’s Helpline
1800 858 858
24/7 telephone support for issues related to gambling

Healthdirect Australia
1800 022 222
24/7 health advice line staffed by registered nurses to provide expert health advice

Kids Helpline
1800 551 800
24/7 counselling for kids

Life Helpline
13 11 14
24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention

Mensline
1300 789 978
24/7 counselling for men, including information and referral

Nurse-on-call
1300 606 024
24/7 general health advice and information

Poison Information Centre
13 11 26
24/7 advice and information

Sexual Assault Crisis Line
1800 806 292
After hours telephone crisis counselling service for victims or survivors of both past and recent sexual assault

Suicide Call Back Service
1300 659 467
24/7 crisis counselling to people at risk of suicide, carers for someone who is suicidal and those bereaved by suicide

Suicideline
1300 651 251
24/7 counselling and information for anyone affected by suicide

WIRE Women’s Information
1300 134 130
Information and counselling for women

Women’s Domestic Violence Crisis Service
1800 015 188
24/7 support and information for women experiencing violence and abuse from a partner or ex-partner, another family member or someone else they are close to