StrokeLine is a free telephone counseling and referral service. StrokeLine’s health professionals provide information and advice on stroke prevention, treatment and recovery. Our team can help you to find the support and services you need, whether you are a stroke survivor, carer or family member.

StrokeLine’s practical and confidential advice will help you manage your health better and live well. 

1800 787 653

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, Eastern Standard Time

Our StrokeLine staff are often on the phone. If no-one is available to take your call, you will be put through to our message bank. Please do leave us a message, and we will return your call as soon as possible.

If you require immediate assistance or think you or someone you know are suffering a stroke call 000 immediately.

Using an interpreter to call StrokeLine

If you or a family member would like to speak to StrokeLine with the help of an interpreter, just follow these steps:

  1. Call the Telephone Interpreting Service on 13 14 50
  2. Say the language you need and wait on the line for an interpreter 
  3. Ask the interpreter to call StrokeLine 1800 787 653.