Safety and injury prevention

Many childhood injuries and accidents can be prevented. Discover safety tips, information and resources.

For all medical emergencies call Triple Zero (000)

  • Medical emergencies: call Triple Zero (000) If your child requires emergency treatment, please call 000 for an ambulance or drive to your closest hospital’s Emergency Department.
  • Poisoning: call the NSW Poisons Information Centre on 13 11 26 or visit the website.
  • Mental health emergencies: call Triple Zero (000) or 1800 011 511.
  • Child Protection Helpline: to make a report about a child or young person at risk of significant harm, please call 132 111. Open 24 hours, 7 days a week.