Free, private, and confidential phone and online counselling for children and young people
Contact Number: 1800 55 1800
Parentline is a phone service for parents and carers of children from birth to 18 years old. They offer confidential and anonymous counselling and support on parenting issues.
Contact Number: 13 22 89 available 8am to midnight, 7 days a week.
Department of Health and Human Services
Information and contacts to report child abuse or neglect, including emergency contacts.
To report concerns that are life-threatening, ring Victoria Police: 000
To report concerns about the immediate safety of a child after hours, call the After Hours Child Protection Emergency Service: 13 12 78
For reporting information click here