Useful Contacts


  • Emergency services (000): Police, fire, ambulance.
  • Ask Izzy: Search for services in your location such as: housing, food, clothes, domestic violence help, shelters, health, Centrelink, money, counselling, legal, life skills, facilities, Wi-Fi, phone charging bays and lots more.


  • Housing Connect is a one stop shop for all housing needs. Business hours: 6333 3038. After-hours/weekends: 1800 800 588.


  • Kids Helpline (1800 55 1800)¬†is a ¬†free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.
  • Lifeline (13 11 14): 24 hour telephone call support.
  • Headspace (6335 3100): Health and wellbeing support for ages 12-24 years.
  • Mental Health Hotline (1800 332 388): 24/7 central point of entry into mental health services for Tasmania.
  • Laurel House (6334 2740): North and North-West Sexual Assault Support Service.

For food vouchers and other basic assistance some places for assistance may include: City Mission, The Salvation Army, St Vincent de Paul Society, or The Benevolent Society.