Urgent Help

If you require help with your child or young person, contact your caseworker - either in the Department or the Agency.  It is their job to provide assistance to you in your work as a carer.  If you have trouble contacting them, or they are not helpful, please email the Association as indicated above.

Each Agency and the Department units have 24 hour assistance lines and these are their current numbers:

  •  Office of Children, Youth and Family Support
 1300 556 729
  •  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Unit
 1300 556 729
  •  Barnardos
 02 6228 9500 - follow prompts for your program
  •  Life Without Barriers
 0429 391 325
  •  Marymead
 02 6162 5800 - option 2