Fire Recovery Information

Information and fact sheets for Bushfire Recovery. The NSW Government is delivering bushfire recovery assistance to help people and businesses impacted by bushfires. The ServiceNSW bushfire customer care service has specialists to help guide you every step of the way. Visit a Service NSW Centre in Maclean or Grafton or call 13 77 88.

Looking after yourself and your family

It’s very normal to experience a range of feelings after a fire. You might forget things, feel helpless, worry and not be able to sleep. Having someone to listen to and support you through this is very important. 

Check in on your friends and neighbours, and if you or someone you know needs help, reach out. 

The following are free services available 24 hours a day, seven days a week: 

  • Mental Health Line – 1800 011 511 
  • Lifeline – 13 11 14 
  • Mensline – 1300 789 978 
  • Kids Helpline – 1800 55 1800 
  • Beyondblue – 1300 22 4636 

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger call 000. 

The following free service is available to people impacted by fires and drought. No GP referral is needed.

Northern NSW - Connect to Wellbeing on 1300 160 339

 
Cleaning up, Managing Waste, Repairing and Rebuilding and asbestos disposal

The NSW Government is coordinating the clean-up of NSW residences and businesses impacted by the NSW bushfires. This includes both insured and uninsured properties. Click here for information.

 

Bush Fire Emergency Information

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