Urgent Assistance

GLCH provides medical and social support services, but is not an emergency or crisis service. In the event of an emergency please call 000 for Urgent Assistance.

The following services are available 24 hours a day and can also offer urgent assistance in the unfortunate event of an emergency:

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service (Hospital)

Nurse on call

A telephone health line, providing expert health information and advice


Mental Health Triage

Child Protection Crisis Line

To report concerns of child physical and/or sexual abuse.

Statewide Homelessness Service

Safe Steps - 24/7 Family Violence Phoneline

Suicide Call Back Service

Telephone support for people at risk of suicide, their carers and the bereaved.

Bairnsdale Police

Lakes Entrance Police

Police Assistance Line (non-urgent reporting)

Maternal & Child Health (24 hour phone line)

In the event of an emergency please call 000.