For the most up to date information on COVID-19 please visit the Department of Health website. Learn more about how the AIHW is assisting the COVID-19 response and how our other work is affected. Our Covid-19 related resources page includes a list of some existing resources which may be useful when researching issues related to COVID-19.
If you believe a child is in immediate danger or in a life-threatening situation, call 000.
If you wish to report a child protection matter, directly contact the agency responsible for child protection in your state or territory:
Department of Communities & Justice
Tel. 132 111
Department of Health and Human Services
Tel. 131 278 (after hours emergency, visit website for area contact numbers)
Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women
Tel. (07) 3235 9999 or 1800 177 135 (after hours and weekends; visit regional intake service for contact numbers)
Department of Communities - Child Protection and Family Support
Tel. 1800 273 889 (Central intake)
(08) 9223 1111 or country free call on 1800 199 008 (out of business hours).
Department for Child Protection
Tel. 131 478
Department of Communities Tasmania
Tel. 1800 000 123
Child and Youth Protection Services
Tel. 1300 556 729
Tel. 1800 700 250
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