Do not report suspected child abuse or neglect on this page.
If you have concerns that a child is at risk of abuse or neglect, please contact:
Department for Child Protection
Child Abuse Report Line (CARL)
P 131 478
The following may assist should you have further enquiries:
Department for Education
Education Complaint Unit
P 1800 677 435
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If you need help with family or parenting issues, a list of counselling services can be found in the following publication:
Helplines and telephone counselling services for children, young people and parents
If you or someone you know is at imminent risk, call Emergency Services on 000.
If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 24 hour, toll free services:
Kids Help Line
P 1800 55 1800
P 13 11 14
Both services are available from anywhere in Australia and provide general crisis counselling, information and referral services.