There are a range of additional support services in South Australia for children, young people and families.

Abuse response and information

  • Adolescent Sexual Abuse Prevention program

    Counselling, consulting and training for sexual abuse, sexual concerns, challenging and disruptive behaviours in adolescents and their families.

    Website: Adolescent Sexual Abuse Prevention program

  • Child abuse report line (CARL)

    A 24 hour child abuse and neglect response team. All suspicions of abuse or neglect must be reported through CARL.

    Website: Child abuse report line (CARL)

  • Flinders Medical Centre

    Assistance and interventions for families of children at risk of abuse.

    Website: Flinders Medical Centre

  • National disability abuse and neglect hotline

    A national phone service for reporting cases of neglect and abuse of disabled people.

    Website: National disability abuse and neglect hotline

Homeless youth support

  • Centacare Schools Assertive Outreach

    Support for young people aged 12 to 20 at risk of homelessness, to maintain a connection to education.

    Centacare schools Assertive Outreach brochure

  • Coolock House

    Accommodation support for young mothers and their children.

    Website: Coolock House

  • Reconnect SA

    Local support for people aged 12 to 18 who are homeless, or at the risk of homelessness, and their families, plus specialist services for Aboriginal, South-East Asian and mental health needs.

    Website: Reconnect SA

  • Trace-A-Place (TAP)

    A central assessment, referral and case management service for young people who are homeless in Adelaide.

    Website: Trace-A-Place (TAP)

  • Youth health service

    Women's and Children's Health Network provides free, confidential health service for young people aged 12 to 25.

    Website: Youth health service

  • Reconnect mental health service

    Support for young people aged 12 to 18 who are homeless, or at the risk of homelessness, and their families.

    Website: Reconnect mental health service

  • South East Asian Reconnect

    Support for young people aged 12 to 18 who are homeless, or at risk of homelessness, and their families, focusing on people from a culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) background.

    Website: South East Asian Reconnect

Young carers

  • Carers Australia

    Help and support for carers, including representation and advocacy services.

    Website: Carers Australia

  • Carers SA

    Support services such as counselling, advice, representation, respite, education and more for carers and caring families.

    Website: Carers SA