Alcohol and Other Drug Services Help Lines 24/7

If you are looking for information, advice, support or referral about alcohol and other drugs or general support you can contact the telephone support lines below. They are open 24 hours x 7days  a week.

Alcohol Drug Information Service (ADIS) NSW 

You can call ADIS 24 hours a day 7 days a week for support, information, counseling and referral to drug and alcohol services in NSW. ADIS employs trained counselors who understand that it can be difficult asking for help to deal with drug and alcohol problems. ADIS staff use their knowledge and experience in the field to assist you find the appropriate help.

Sydney call 02 9361 8000 Regional & Rural NSW free call 1800 422 599  ADIS site.

Stimulant Treatment Line  (STL)

You can ring the Stimulant Treatment Line 24 hours a day 7 days a week if you have any concerns or questions regarding stimulants or psycho stimulants including amphetamines, methamphetamines, cocaine, and ecstasy use. Stimulant Treatment Line can offer you advice on managing your use, support, and referral to drug treatment services, along with counseling if you are concerned about your stimulants use or a family or friends use.

Call (02) 9361 8088 Sydney Freecall 1800 10 11 88 Regional and rural NSW  STL site

Family Drug Support (FDS)

Family Drug Support provides telephone support to families in crisis due to drug and alcohol issues. FDS is staffed by volunteers who have personal lived experience of having a drug dependent family member. You can call Family Drug Support Line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Call 1300 368 186  FDS site.

Counselling Online 

Counselling Online is an on line or text based service where anyone looking for help or information about alcohol or drug related issues can access. You can speak to a professional counsellor 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, free of charge, across Australia. Counselling Online provides live, one to one text-based counselling.

Free call 1800 888 236  Counselling Online