What happens at drop-in?
We provide a drop in service from Monday to Friday 1pm to 5pm. This is a time when you can just come, hang out and do the things you need to do.
Twenty10 has a fully equipped kitchen, laundry and bathroom and provides a range of information and entertainment facilities such as an internet café. During drop in you can get something to eat and drink, use the computers, play the Xbox, watch a film, use our laundry, have a shower.
You can also access brokerage, professional support and have a safe space to hang out in.
When accessing drop-in, you are required to follow our safe space guidelines. You can read the guidelines by clicking here.
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
Gay and Lesbian Counselling Service of NSW (GLCS)
GLCS provide free telephone counselling, referrals and support groups for GLBT people and their families on matters of sexuality and life issues. The phone line is open 5:30pm-10:30pm 7 days a week.
www.glcsnsw.org.au (02) 8594 9596 or 1800 18 4527 (rural 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
Homeless Persons Information Centre (HPIC)
HPIC is the telephone information and referral service that refers people who are homeless, or at risk of homelessness, to the services that may assist them. The service is provided by the City of Sydney.
1800 234 566 (7 days a week, 9am-10pm. Closed 1pm-2pm)