COVID-19 handy resources a guide prepared by SACOSS
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SACOSS COVID-19 handy resources
Following the shutdown announcement made on Wednesday 18 November, SACOSS compiled this list of useful phone numbers and websites for COVID-19 related information and supports for South Australians. The main government COVID response information is at https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/response
COVID-19 Relief Call Centre 1300 705 336 for information and assistance, including access to personal hardship support and advice on short-term accommodation options for people who cannot safely self-quarantine or self-isolate.
SA Health COVID-19 information hotline 1800 253 787 (open 7 days, 9.00am to 5.00pm). Please visit https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au first to see if answers to your questions are there, as call volumes to the hotlines are expected to be high.
SA COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line 1800 632 753 or chat online
Red Cross Telecross REDI service 1800 188 071 for a free daily phone call checking on the welfare of vulnerable people.
NDIS Call Centre referral line for NDIS participants 1800 800 110 for COVID-19 related queries about delivering supports and services to NDIS participants.
SA Homelessness Gateway/ Homeless Connect SA 1800 003 308 24/7 for anyone experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness.
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ICAN's long-standing partnership with CBA has facilitated the education of approximately 45 Indigenous Australians to become financial counsellors over the last 6 years.
Many of these graduates are now in leadership and formative positions across the country.