Women getting support

Getting support

Call 000 in an emergency for the police or ambulance.

 

1800 RESPECT

Is a 24 hour, national sexual assault, family and domestic violence counselling line for any Australian who has experienced, or is at risk of, family and domestic violence and/or sexual assault.

Phone: 1800 737 732

Website: http://1800respect.org.au/

 

Lifeline

24 hour, national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.

Phone: 13 11 14

To gain access to an interpreter – 131 450

Website: https://www.lifeline.org.au/

 

Find a program in your state

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Northern Territory

Queensland

South Australia

Tasmania

Victoria

Western Australia

 

Australian Capital Territory

Domestic Violence Crisis Service ACT

Phone: (02) 6280 0900

TTY hearing impaired – (02) 6228 1852

Website: http://www.dvcs.org.au

 

Legal Aid (ACT)

Phone: 1300 654 314

Website: http://www.legalaidact.org.au

 

Women’s Information and Referral Centre

Phone: (02) 6205 1075

Website: http://www.dhcs.act.gov.au

 

Canberra Rape Crisis Centre

Phone: (02) 6247 2525

Website: http://www.crcc.org.au

 

 

New South Wales

 

Domestic Violence Line

Phone: 1800 656 463

TTY hearing impaired – 1800 671 442

Website: http://www.community.nsw.gov.au

 

Aboriginal Legal Service (ALS) (NSW/ACT)

Phone:

Criminal law matters – 1800 765 767

Care and protection or family law matters – 1800 733 233

Website: http://alsnswact.org.au

 

Domestic Violence Legal Service (DVLS)

Phone: (02) 8745 6900

Website: http://www.womenslegalnsw.asn.au

 

NSW Rape Crisis Centre

Phone: 1800 424 017

TTY hearing impaired – (02) 9181 43 49

Website: http://www.nswrapecrisis.com.au

 

 

Northern Territory

Domestic Violence Legal Service NT

Phone: (08) 8999 7977

Website: http://www.dvls.nt.gov.au

 

Domestic Violence Prevention Unit (DVPU)

Phone:

Alice Springs: (08) 8951 8888

Darwin: (08) 8948 0110

Regional and remote areas: (08) 8927 8888

Website: http://www.nt.gov.au

 

Northern Territory Legal Aid Commission

Phone: 1800 019 343

Website: https://www.legalaid.nt.gov.au/

 

Ruby Gaea Darwin Centre

Phone: (08) 8945 0155

Website: http://www.rubygaea.net.au

 

 

Queensland

DV Connect Womensline

Phone: 1800 811 811

TTY hearing impaired – 1800 812 225

Sexual Assault Helpline – 1800 010 120

Website: http://www.dvconnect.org

 

Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Legal Service (QIFVLS)

Phone: 1800 887 700

Email: help@qifvls.com.au

Website: http://www.qifvls.com.au/

 

Working Against Violence Support Service (WAVSS)

Phone: (07) 3808 5566

Email: reception@wavss.org

Website: http://wavss.org

 

Women’s Legal Service Queensland

Phone:

Legal Advice Line – 1800 957 957

Rural, Remote & Regional Legal Advice Line – 1800 457 117

Email: admin@wlsq.org.au

Website: http://www.wlsq.org.au

 

Brisbane Rape & Incest Survivors Support Centre

Phone: 1800 010 120

Website: http://www.brissc.org.au

 

 

South Australia

Domestic Violence Helpline

Phone: 1800 800 098

 

Family Violence Legal Service Aboriginal Corporation (SA)

Phone:

Port Augusta – (08) 8641 2195 or 1800 111 052 (Freecall)

Port Lincoln – (08) 8683 1896 or 1800 309 912 (Freecall)

Ceduna – (08) 8625 3800 or 1800 839 059 (Freecall)

Website: http://www.fvlsac.org.au

 

Women’s Information Service

Phone: (08) 8303 0590 or 1800 188 158 (Freecall)

Website: http://officeforwomen.sa.gov.au

 

Women’s Legal Service South Australia

Phone: (08) 8221 5553

TTY hearing impaired – 1800 670 864

Website: http://wlssa.org.au

 

Yarrow Place Rape and Sexual Assault Service

Phone: (08) 8226 8777

Website: http://www.yarrowplace.sa.gov.au

 

Tasmania

Domestic & Family Violence Counselling & Support (Safe at Home)

Phone: 1300 135 513

Website: http://www.dhhs.tas.gov.au

 

Sexual Assault Support Service (SASS)

Phone during business hours: (03) 6231 0044

24 hours crisis support line: 1800 697 877

Email: admin@sass.org.au

Website: http://www.sass.org.au

 

Tasmanian Aboriginal Services

Phone:

Hobart – (03) 6234 0700

Launceston – (03) 6332 3800

Burnie – (03) 6431 3289

Website: http://tacinc.com.au

 

Women’s Legal Service Tasmania

Phone: 1800 682 468

Website: http://www.womenslegaltas.org.au

 

 

Victoria

Safe Steps (formerly Women’s Domestic Violence Crisis Service of Victoria)

Phone: (03) 9928 9600

Toll Free 24 hours 7 days a week – 1800 015 188

Email: admin@safesteps.org.au

Website: http://www.safesteps.org.au

 

Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention and Legal Service Victoria (FVPLS)

Phone: 1800 105 303

Abbotsford – (03) 9244 3333

Warrnambool – (03) 5562 5755

Bairnsdale – (03) 5153 2322

Mildura – (03) 5021 3200

Website: http://www.fvpls.org

 

Women’s Information Referral Exchange (WIRE)

Phone: 1300 134 130

Email: inforequests@wire.org.au

Website: http://www.wire.org.au

 

Women’s Legal Service

Phone: 1800 133 302 or (03) 8622 0600

Website: http://www.womenslegal.org.au

 

Sexual Assault Crisis Line (Victoria)

Phone: 1800 806 292

Website: http://www.casa.org.au

 

 

Western Australia

Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline

Phone: (08) 9223 1188

24-hour line – 1800 007 339

 

Women’s Law Centre

Phone: (08) 9272 8800 or 1800 625 122

Website: http://www.wlcwa.org.au

 

Sexual Assault Resource Centre (SARC)

Phone: (08) 9340 1828

24-hour line – 1800 199 888

Website: http://www.kemh.health.wa.gov.au

 

Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia (ALSWA)

Phone: (08) 9265 6666

After hours – (08) 9265 6644

Website: http://www.als.org.au

Get Help

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