Community Health Services Directory

This comprehensive directory of community health services is designed to support members of our community access services in South Australia and the Northern Territory.

Outback Consult

24-hour medical and emergency assistance

RFDS Community Health Services

The RFDS is committed to delivering whole-of-life community health services to help outback, rural and remote Australians live happier and healthier lives.

Our Community Health Services are delivered by a team of experienced and professional doctors, nurses and allied health clinicians who specialise in rural and remote health.

Our services include: Sexual Health; Mental Health & Wellbeing; Aboriginal Health; Women's Health, Pregnancy & Midwifery; Children's Health; Men's Health; Aging Well; Medication Management; Health Education & Remote First Aid Training; Dental & Oral Health; Allied Health (Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Nutrition & Dietetics); Vaccinations

Additional Community Health Services

24/7 social crisis services

1800RESPECT: 24/7 national online and phone clinic providing safe, confidential information, counselling and support services for people impacted by domestic violence, family violence, sexual assault and rape.

13YARN: 24/7 national crisis support line designed and led by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people for Mob who are feeling overwhelmed or having difficulty coping.

Lifeline: national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24-hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.
CALL: 13 11 14

Community support services

Headspace: free online and phone service that supports young people aged between 12 and 25 and their families going through a tough time.
CALL:1800 650 890

Beyondblue: provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live.
CALL: 1300 22 4636

MensLine Australia: professional phone and online support and information service for Australian men.
CALL: 1300 78 9978

SANE Australia: provides information about mental illness, treatments, where to go for support and help for carers.
CALL: 1800 18 7263

Support after Suicide: provides information, resources, counselling and group support to those bereaved by suicide. Education and professional development to health, welfare and education professionals.
CALL: (03) 9421 7640

Diversity and inclusion support services

Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National): interpreting service provided by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection for people who do not speak English and for agencies and businesses that need to communicate with their non-English speaking clients.
CALL: 13 14 50

National Relay Service: provides service access for deaf and hearing impaired people.
CALL: 133 677

Vision Australia, supporting people who are blind or have low vision to live the life they choose.
CALL: 1300 84 74 66

QLife: provides anonymous and free LGBTQI+ peer support for people in Australia wanting to talk about sexuality, identity, gender, bodies, feelings or relationships.
CALL:1800 184 527

Learn more about how the RFDS supports its patients and communities in SA/NT.