If the situation is less urgent you can find a service with our Brisbane referral guide or by contacting the Alcohol and Drug Information Service on the number below to find services outside of the Brisbane area.
You can call the Alcohol Drug Information Service (ADIS) for support, information, advice, crisis counseling and referral to services in QLD. ADIS advisors understand the difficulties of finding appropriate drug and alcohol treatment and use their knowledge and experience to assist you. ADIS are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on freecall 1800 177 833.
Family Drug Support (FDS)
Parents/Carers and family members can call Family Drug Support for information, referral, counselling 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on the national free call number: 1300 368 186.
Get the effects by txt!
Get the effects by txt! is an addition to the Australian Drug Foundation’s (ADF) DrugInfo phone line, and can provide drug information direct to mobile phones, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. People can text any drug name to 0439 TELL ME (0439 835 563) and receive an instant health and safety message in return. The message lists a number of the drug’s effects and provides links for further information on the ADF’s DrugInfo website, as well as the phone number of a 24-hour, seven-day-a-week free and confidential counselling service.