Resources

General Resources / Directories

Women’s Information Referral Service (WIRS)

http://www.women.nsw.gov.au/womens_information_and_referral_service

Lifeline Service Finder

http://www.lifeline.org.au/Find-Help/Lifeline-s-Service-Finder/Lifeline-Service-Finder/default.aspx

Material Aid

Prisoners Aid

http://www.crcnsw.org.au/images/servicelist/PrisonersAid.pdf

Salvos

http://salvos.org.au

TILA (for young clients leaving adult custody as well)

http://www.tila.org.au

Centrelink

http://www.centrelink.gov.au/internet/internet.nsf/individuals/index.htm

Job Network Brokerage

http://jobsearch.gov.au/provider/providersearch.aspx

Children & Families

Shine for Kids

http://www.shineforkids.org.au

DCS Travel Assistance

http://www.correctiveservices.nsw.gov.au/information/visitor-information

School Counsellors

http://www.schools.nsw.edu.au/gotoschool/a-z/counselservice.php

Health

Justice Health Connections Program

http://www.justicehealth.nsw.gov.au/locations/community.html

GPs

http://www.doctors-4u.com/sydney/home.htm

Methadone Providers

http://www.druginfo.nsw.gov.au/about_us/helplines

Medicare

http://www.medicareaustralia.gov.au/public/index.jsp

Housing

Housing NSW

http://www.housing.nsw.gov.au

City of Sydney Homeless Services, including Homeless Persons Information Service

http://www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/Community/HomelessnessServices/Default.asp

Mission Australia Services, including Mission Beat

http://www.missionaustralia.com.au/community-services/community-services-by-state/community-services-nsw-act

Aboriginal Hostels

http://www.ahl.gov.au/hostelarea.asp?id=5

NEAMI

http://www.neami.org.au/index.php/service-sites/service-sites-new-south-wales/

Cana Communities

http://www.cana.org.au/about-cana/crisis-accommodation

Other

Prisoners Legal Aid

http://www.legalaid.nsw.gov.au/asp/index.asp?pgid=595

Transport Info Line

http://131500.com.au