Description

The National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline is an independent and confidential service for reporting mistreatment of people with a disability.

Services provided

  • Telephone service
  • Referral service

Eligibility

Available to anyone in Australia.

How to access

For help and information contact National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline service via Job Access

The National Relay Service is available to help callers with a hearing or speech impairment. For:
  • TTY users, call 133 677, then ask for 1300 00 3224
  • Speak and Listen users, call 1300 555 727 then ask for 1300 00 3224
  • Internet relay users, connect to the National Relay Service then ask  for 1300 00 3224.

The Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) is available (24 hours, 7 days) for callers who speak other languages. Call 131 450.

Hours

Monday to Friday, 9 am – 9 pm
Saturday and Sunday, 10 am – 9 pm
Public holidays, 10 am – 4 pm

Costs

The National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline is a free service.
Calls are free from landlines.
Calls from mobile phones may be charged at a higher rate.