Do you need assistance from the Cairns Street Chaplains?
Do you want to give us feedback on our service or make a complaint?
Phone on Friday and Saturday nights
from 10.30pm to 4am:
0428 441 482 or 0428 513 283

Email: or

Phone during normal business hours: 0408 697 947

Would you like someone to pray for you?
The Vision Christian Prayer team talks and prays with about 2000 callers every month, and their intercessory prayer team prays for hundreds more people who text, email, write and call. They will pray for everyone who contacts them by phone or by text, email or letter, and everyone’s information remains confidential.

Do you need domestic or family violence help?
DVConnect is the Queensland wide telephone service offering anyone affected by domestic or family violence a free ‘crisis hotline’ 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Calls to 1800 811 811 are free from any public phone.

Would you like to find a church in Cairns?
Click on this link to find a list of Christian churches in Cairns.

Are you under 25?
headspace Cairns is an accessible ‘one-stop-shop’ for young people aged between 12 and 25. The headspace centre in Cairns city can help you with: Health, Mental Health, Sexual Health, Drug & Alcohol, Relationships, Employment & support around education.

Can’t make it to the centre? Talk to eheadspace for online and telephone support

Are you remote or isolated and need crisis or suicide support?
The Suicide Call Back Service is a 24-hour, nationwide service that provides telephone and online counselling to people 15 years and over who are suicidal, caring for someone who is suicidal, bereaved by suicide, health professionals supporting people affected by suicide. The Suicide Call Back Service is especially suited to people who are geographically or emotionally isolated. Free counselling anytime, anywhere 1300 659 467.

Have you experienced sexual assault or sexual abuse?

Cairns Sexual Assault Service provides a free and confidential service for anyone affected by sexual violence.  Cairns Sexual Assault Service provides support, information, advocacy, counselling and education.  If you have experienced sexual assault or sexual abuse at any time in your life, you are not to blame.

Do you need help with homelessness?
If you are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of homelessness, contact this phone information and referral service. Calls to Homeless Hotline are free (calls from mobiles are charged at applicable rates). The service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Do you need help with alcohol and drugs?
If you are looking for help with alcohol and other drugs, contact ATODS Cairns during normal business hours for free and confidential counselling and psychology services, and assistance with withdrawal from alcohol and drugs.

Do you want to explore questions of faith?
Find out more about Jesus by interacting with an automated bot, exploring different paths, viewing video clips and activating a human element too if you choose.

Do you need help with anxiety or depression?
beyondblue is an independent, not-for-profit organisation working to reduce the impact of anxiety, depression and suicide in Australia. Visit or 1300 22 4636

Are you in crisis or thinking about suicide?
Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.
Call 13 11 14 (24/7) or visit for get help resources and a nightly online Crisis Support Chat service.