Services for Adults of All Ages
At Twenty10 incorporating GLCS NSW we offer a number of services for people of all ages over 18. These include our telephone support and webchat through QLife and our adult social support groups.
Social Support Groups - Adults (all ages over 18)
We currently offer several social support groups for adults of all ages from our Chippendale premises not far from Central Station in Inner Sydney including:
Click on any of the links above to learn more, or browse using the tabs on the right of the screen.
QLife: Telephone Support and Web Chat
Even if you are living in rural or regional areas, you can access support every night of the year through Twenty10 incorporating GLCS NSW's QLife Evening Phone Support and Web Chat lines may be a good place for you to start to have some of these conversations.
Twenty10 incorporating GLCS NSW's QLife Evening Phone Support Lines and Web Chat are free, anonymous and confidential, offering telephone support, web chat information and referral services.
QLife provides nation-wide, early intervention, peer supported telephone and web based services to support. Trained community members who personally understand the lived experience of thinking about gender, sexuality and/or intersex status, can talk withyou and provide you with someone to talk with, and explore appropriate options or referrals.
QLife Evening Phone Support line: 02 8594 9596 (daily 3pm-Midnight)
Rural Freecall: 1800 184 527 (daily 5:30pm - 10:30pm)
QLife Webchat: www.qlife.org.au
Can't get through?
If our lines are busy or unattended, try QLife webchat: www.qlife.org.au
Or call one of the following:
Lifeline - 131 114 - 24 hours/7 days a week - general telephone counselling (not specifically LGBTIQ)
Alcohol & Drug Info Service - 02 9361 8000 or 1800 422 599 (regional callers) - 24 hour advice, information and referral
Link2Home - 1800 152 152 - for specialist homelessness services and accommodation assessment and referral. Link2Home operates 24/7.
Domestic Violence Line - 1800 656 463
Sexual Health Info Line - 1800 451 624
Mental Health Information Service - 1300 794 991 (Weekdays 9am - 5pm)
Please dial 000 if you are experiencing an emergency and require assistance from police, fire brigade or ambulance services.
If you are a volunteer or would like to contact our Administration office, please call: 02 8594 9550 or you can email us at [email protected].
Helpful links and contacts
Kids Help Line
Kids Help Line is a free, confidential and anonymous, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25 years.
1800 55 1800
Lifeline is a free 24-hour telephone counselling service available from anywhere in Australia.
13 11 14
In an emergency, call the Police by dialling 000
QLife provide free telephone and web based counselling, referrals and support groups for LGBTI people and their families on matters of sexuality and life issues. The phone line is open 3pm-Midnight 7 days a week.
www.qlife.org.au or 1800 184 527 (freecall)
Youth Emergency Accommodation Line (YEAL)
YEAL provides a simple way for young people (under 18) to find a safe place to sleep for the night. You can check their daily updated lists on their website or call the hotline.
www.yaa.com.au 1800 424 830
Link2Home - for specialist homelessness services and accommodation assessment and referral. Link2Home operates 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. 1800 152 152