Additional support

Police and Emergency Services

Don’t risk it - in the event of an emergency, always call Triple Zero (000).

Policelink

For all non-urgent incidents including reporting offences, traffic crashes and lost property.

Safer Schoolies Hotline

Available 24 hours, 7 days a week – call 13 QGOV (13 74 68).

Got a question?

Emotional wellness

Kids Helpline

Anonymous and confidential counselling for 5-18 year olds. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Youth Beyond Blue

Information, resources and support for young people dealing with depression and/or anxiety. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Lifeline Crisis Support

Support for people having a hard time coping with an event or experience in their life. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

1300 MH CALL – Gold Coast Mental Health and Specialist Services

24/7 confidential mental health telephone triage service that provides specialist mental health care, education, advice and to Queenslanders.

  • 1300 MH CALL (1300 64 22 55)

Headspace

One stop shop for young people and families who need support with mental health, physical health, alcohol and other drugs.

Reach Out

A web-based service providing information, support and interactive features to help young people get through tough times.

Suicide Call Back Service

Free professional counselling 24 hours a day / 7 days a week across Australia.

Drugs and alcohol

Adis

Providing confidential 24/7 support, counselling and referral for people with alcohol and other drug concerns.

Alcohol and Drug Foundation

Providing facts, resources and programs to prevent and minimise alcohol and other drug harm in Australian communities.

Sexual health

Gold Coast Centre Against Sexual Violence

Free, confidential information, support and counselling to young women, aged 15years and above, who have been the victim of sexual assault.

13 HEALTH

Confidential, qualified and supportive health information. 13 HEALTH provides qualified health advice; it is not a diagnostic service and should not replace medical consultation. In an emergency always dial 000.

1800 Respect

National sexual assault and domestic and family violence counselling helpline, information and support. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Queensland Sexual Assault Helpline

Confidential counselling and support for people who may have been sexually assaulted or abused, or people who are concerned that someone they know has been assaulted.

True - relationships and reproductive health

True, friendly, female clinicians. Experts in sexual health, offering judgement-free treatment and advice in clinics across Queensland. 

Digital/Social media

eSafety Commissioner

Resources, advice and education to help keep you safe online.

Accommodation

Aiming to deliver a fair and safe marketplace for Queensland consumers.

Transport

Public transport information for Queensland.

For free legal advice.

Other Schoolies support

Red Frogs Australia

Available 24/7 hours during the Schoolies holiday period providing walk home service, in room support and pancake cook ups.

Please note: the Red Frogs hotline is not an emergency hotline. Schoolies requiring emergency assistance should always call Triple Zero (000).

Gold Coast Youth Service

Providing emergency assistance, information and support to young people to help them reach their full potential.

Smartraveller

Australian Government’s travel advice and consular information service helping you make informed decisions about where and when to travel overseas.