Support Services and Emergency Contacts

When you need Help, these are some of the services available.

Elizabeth Evatt Community Legal Centre

– Offers services and advise on issues inclusive of Domestic Violence and tenancy

4 Station St Katoomba -47040207, 1300363967


West Connect Domestic Violence Services

– Offers support and advise for those facing a domestic violence situation



MYST- Mountains Youth Support Team

– Offering support and advise to the youth in our community



Child & Family Health Services

– Offering Nursing visits and drop in clinics for parents and children

47510100 to book at Springwood

47822133to book at Katoomba


Thrive Services

– Offer parenting support and workshops as well as practical assistance in the form of emergency relief cards, fresh food and utilities assistance for gas, electricity, water and Telstra. They can also refer clients to counselling services where required.

2 Station St Katoomba and 261 Main St Lithgow



YAWN- You Ask We Nurture

– Volunteer based service providing periods of support in the home


Blue Mountains Womens Health and Resource centre

– Counselling service (with child minding available), Free womens health clinic,

Drop in for under 25’s and Domestic Violence victims.

124 Lurline St Katoomba- 47825133 (call for appointments)


Beyond Blue

For support of those with and caring for those with depression

1300 224636






Domestic Violence Line

Hotline for victims of Domestic Violence

– 1800656463


Mental Health Services Directory

For those struggling with and/or supporting those with mental illness (need GP referral)



24 hr information and counselling for parents or carers of children 0-5yrs. Parenting courses available as well as residential stay with referral.

– 0297870855, 1800 637 357 (outside Sydney metropolitan)



24 hr telephone parenting information and counselling

1300 227 464


24hr Parents helpline



Australian Breastfeeding Association

– Advise and Support on Breastfeeding and Lactation



Gateway Family Services

Service offering support to Blue Mountains families including parenting courses, support groups, food relief and financial services

-47399086 (Blaxland) 47824727 (Katoomba)

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