Community Directory

Emergency Numbers

Emergency Assistance

For police, fire or ambulance assistance in emergencies, call 000. (For TTY call 106)

Nurse On-Call

Call 1300 60 60 32

Family Violence

If you are in danger, call 000. (For TTY call 106)

To access family violence support services call the 24/7 SafeSteps family violence response line on 1800 015 188.

To access the Men’s Referral Service call 1300 766 491

Sexual Assault

For 24/7 support, call the national counselling helpline 1800 RESPECT or 1800 737 732. Sexual Assault Crisis Line (SACL) on 1800 806 292. SACL operates between 5pm weeknights through to 9am the next day and throughout weekends and public holidays.

Child Abuse

To report child abuse, call 1300 664 977. After hours call 13 12 78.


If you are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of homelessness, call 1800 825 955.

Flood, Storm and Earthquake Emergencies

For assistance call the SES on 132 500.

Power Outages

In the event of a power outage, contact your electricity distributor. Your distributor can be identified by typing in your address at Contact details for the distributors can also be found on this page.

Gas Faults

For gas supply faults, contact your gas distributor. In Alphington, Fairfield, Northcote, Thornbury and Preston the distributor is Envestra, whose fault line is 1800 676 300.


Local Federal MPs

Local Councils

Post Offices

Health Centres

Centrelink and Child Support

Community Sports and Rec Groups

Community Safety and Legal Aid

Family Violence Services

Libraries and Neighbourhood Houses

Community Centres

Schools and Kinders

Seniors Services and Support

Government Departments and Agencies


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