Emergency Assistance

Police, Fire Ambulance: 000

Police Link: 131 444
(non-urgent matters)

Homelessness Hotline (24hrs)
FREECALL 1800 47 47 53
TTY 1800 010 222

Lifeline 24 Hour Crisis:
131 114

 Kids Helpline:
1800 551 800

Parentline Counselling Service:
1300 301 300

Sexual Assault Response Line – Statewide (24 hr):
1800 010 120

Mental Health (24 hr):
3817 2577

Carer Respite (24hrs emergency response):
1800 059 059

Alcohol & Drug Information (24hrs) counselling & information:
1800 177 833

Gay & Lesbian Phone Line: 1800 184 527

Gamblers Anonymous:
1800 002 210

Gambling Helpline (24hr):
1800 222 050

After Hours GP (House Call Doctor): 13 55 66   >  100% bulk billing after hours GP service

Domestic and Family Violence

DV Connect (24 HRS):
1800 811 811

1800RESPECT: 1800 010 120

Domestic Violence Action Centre (DVAC):
(07) 3816 3000

Mensline Qld:
1800 600 636

Mensline Australia (24hrs):
1300 789 978

Living Well (men’s service): 1300 114 397

Child Safety

South West Queensland Intake:
P: 1300 679 849
F: 3884 8801

When you have concerns for a child and suspect that a child is being harmed or may be at risk of experiencing harm in the near future. The Regional Intake Service receives information from community members, government and non-government agencies during business hours from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Child Safety After Hours:
07 3235 9999

Freecall (Queensland only):
1800 177 135

Tenancy Support

Residential Tenancies Authority
Ph: 1300 366 311

Ipswich Regional Advocacy Service Inc
Ph: (07) 3281 5409

Red Cross Homestay (Early Intervention)
Sonia Crt, Raceview
Ph: (07) 3294 3943

Rent Connect – Ipswich
Department of Housing & Public Works
Ph: (07) 3437 6000

Legal Support

Women’s Legal Service:
1800 957 957

Mon-Fri

9-3pm

Rural, Remote & Regional

1800 457 117

Tuesday only

9.30 – 1.30

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women’s Legal Service:
3392 3177

Department of Communities, Child Safety & Disability Services

Community Services:
TTY: 07 3012 8655
Phone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Email: enquiries@communities.qld.gov.au
Website: www.communities.qld.gov.au/communityservices

Child Safety Services:
TTY: 07 3012 8655
Phone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Email: info@childsafety.qld.gov.au
Website: www.communities.qld.gov.au/childsafety
More contacts: www.childsafety.qld.gov.au/contacts/cssc/index.html

Disability Services:
TTY: 133 677
Phone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Email: disabilityinfo@disability.qld.gov.au
Website: www.communities.qld.gov.au/disability

Department of Housing & Public Works

Ipswich: 07 3437 6000
Tollfree: 1800 636 390
For more information visit Department of Housing & Public Works website

Looking for your closest office? Visit Housing Services contacts

Download Department of Housing & Public Works Fact Sheets

Download Department of Housing & Public Works: Social Housing Forms

Department of Social Services:

http://www.dss.gov.au/
Ph: 1300 653 227
(Calls are charged at a local rate except from mobile phones which are charged at mobile rates.)

Ipswich City Council

(07) 3810 6666
council@ipswich.qld.gov.au
http://www.ipswich.qld.gov.au/