Crisis and Emergency Relief

If you or someone you know needs financial, housing or food relief or counselling services the following information lines are available to people living in Perth, Western Australia.

24 Hour Crisis Services

Life threatening emergencies

 000 Police, fire, ambulance

Alcohol and Drug Information

 (08) 9442 5000

Health Direct

 1800 022 222

Poisons Information

 13 11 26

 24 Hour Phone Counselling

Lifeline

 13 11 14

Salvation Army HQ

 (08) 9260 9500

Crisis Care

 (08) 9223 1111 or 1800 199 008

Samaritans

 (08) 9381 5555 or 1800 198 313

Samaritan Youthline (under 25's)

 (08) 9388 2500

Kids Help Line

 1800 551 800

 Emergency Housing, Food & Finance

 Homeless Hotline (8pm - 5pm)

 1800 065 892

Crisis Line (9am - 5pm food parcels and cheap
accommodation)

 (08) 9421 1114

Salvation Army (8:30am - 4:30pm food parcels,
acommodation and clothing)

 (08) 9442 5777

Crisis Care (24 hours food parcels and clothing)

 (08) 9223 1111

Second Harvest (low cost food centres
around Perth. Call to find your nearest outlet. Proof of low income may be required)

(08) 9414 7590

St Vincent du Paul Society (assistance for food, clothing, household goods, utilities, friendship and emotional support)

1300 794 054

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