Resources + Help

Parent Line is a telephone counselling, information and referral service for parents of children aged 0 to 18 who live in NSW.

Emergency Contacts

24 hour emergency contacts for immediate parenting help outside of our counselling hours.

Parenting Courses

There are dozens of parenting courses available in Australia and internationally. It can be difficult for parents to know where to start, or what is most appropriate for them.

Resources For Professionals

Parent Line provides a range of promotional materials for community workers, health professionals and other services to help parents and carers access our services.

24 Hour Emergency Contacts

For immediate parenting help outside of our counselling hours:

24 Hour Emergency Contact Numbers

Family & Community Services Reporting Line 132 111
Lifeline 13 11 14
Police 000
Mental Health Access Line 1800 011 511
Health Direct 1800 022 222

For Domestic and Family Violence Support

Domestic Violence Line 1800 656 463
Women's Legal Service NSW 1800 801 501
Indigenous Women's Legal Contact Line 1800 639 784
Men's Referral Service 1300 766 491

Parent Line is funded by the NSW Government through The Department of Communities and Justice. Parent Line is proudly managed by CatholicCare Sydney.

Parent Line acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.

Parentline 1300 1300 52