Updated for 2014: Women’s Hotline and Resource List

Women’s Hotline and Resource List
For the Brisbane area, or available online
(Information is up to date as of 17/02/2014)

 

Important Numbers

  • Emergencies on St Lucia campus – Ph: 3365 3333
  • Police, fire fighting and ambulance services in emergencies – Ph: 000
  • TTY/voice calls – Ph: 133 677; dial ‘106’ for emergencies: then dial ‘PPP’ for Police, ‘FFF’ for fire and ‘AAA’ for ambulances.
  • National Relay Service calls – Ph: 1300 555 727 (ask for ‘000’ for emergencies) – http://www.relayservice.com.au

 

 

UQ Contacts

 

 

Mental Health

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Physical Health

 

Sexual Health

  • Family Planning Queenslandhttp://www.fpq.com.au/
  • Children By Choice (Unplanned Pregnancy and Abortion Counselling)http://www.childrenbychoice.org.au/
  • Brisbane Sexual Health and HIV Service – Floor 1/270 Roma Street, Brisbane QLD 4000 
  • Brisbane Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Sexual Health Unit – Level 2: 270 Roma Street, Brisbane QLD 4000

 

Abortion Information and Services

  • Children By Choice (Unplanned Pregnancy and Abortion Counselling)http://www.childrenbychoice.org.au/
  • Marie Stopes International Australia Clinic (sexual health info, abortion counseling, abortion services) – 18/8 Catherine Street,
 Woolloongabba QLD 4102, http://www.drmarie.org.au/locations/#QLD
  • Options Clinic (abortion services) – 1st Floor, 383 Wickham Tce, Spring Hill, QLD, Brisbane
  • Greenslopes Day Surgery (abortion services) – 687 Logan Road, Greenslopes, QLD, 4120
  • The RU486 Pill (medical abortion drug on PBS) – http://ru486.org.au/

 

 

Gender and Sexuality

 

Counselling and Support

 

Welfare

  • Homeless Persons Information Queensland (HPIQ) – Ph: 1800 47 47 53
  • Brisbane Homelessness Service Centre http://www.bhsc.net.au/need-help/need-help-with-housing
  • Women’s Legal Servicewww.wlsq.org.au
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women’s Legal and Advocacy Servive – Ph: (07) 3720 8892 http://www.atsiwlas.com.au/
  • Centrelink: Youth Allowance, Austudy – Ph: 132 490
  • Centrelink: People With A Disability – Ph:  132 717
  • Centrelink: Child Support – Ph: 131 272

 

Compiled by Emma Di Bernardo.  

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