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Last updated: January 2020

Crisis or emergency accommodation
Crisis and emergency accommodation is available for people who are:
•    escaping family violence
•    experiencing or at risk of homelessness
•    experiencing another emergency.

A range of specialist services provide crisis and emergency accommodation in South Australia.


First point of contact
Contact (24 hours, 7 days a week - freecall from a landline)
These services will assess your situation and work with you to find the best option to suit your needs.

Homelessness Gateway (including families) phone 1800 003 308

Youth Gateway (aged 15 to 25 years) phone 1300 306 046 or 1800 807 364

Domestic Violence and Aboriginal Family Violence Gateway phone 1300 782 200 or 1800 800 098

For extreme emergencies contact Police on 000 or 131 444.

Further information



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