For 24 hour referral support to access drug and alcohol treatment services:
Contact DirectLine on 1800 888 236
To directly access drug and alcohol treatment services in your local area:
|Metropolitan Region||Local Government Areas*||Intake & Assessment Service Provider||Contact|
Eastern Consortium of Alcohol and other Drug Services
|1800 778 278|
Substance Use Recovery
|1300 007 873|
Bayside Alcohol and Other Drug Service
|1800 229 263|
South Eastern Consortium of Alcohol and Drug Agencies
|1800 142 536|
|Frankston & Mornington Peninsula||Frankston
Frankston and Mornington Drug and Alcohol Services
|1300 665 781|
*Please note: Any services can be accessed from any part of metropolitan Melbourne. The listed Local Government Areas are a guide only.
Appointments to see a drug and alcohol worker can be made via local Intake and Assessment treatment services (listed above) for support which may include counselling, care coordination, case management, post withdrawal support, family services and referral to residential withdrawal services.
Patients can contact treatment services directly. Alternatively, GPs can refer patients via online referral forms (only applicable to some service providers – see listed websites for further details).
These services are funded by the State and Federal governments and are at no or low cost to patients.