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1800 RESPECT – 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
Freecall 1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732)
24/7


Police or Ambulance

In an emergency for Police or Ambulance
Freecall 000
24/7


TIS National – Translating and Interpreting Service

Translating and Interpreting Service to gain access to an interpreter in your own language
Freecall 131 450
24/7


Kids Help Line

Telephone counselling for children and young people
Freecall 1800 551 800
24/7


Relationships Australia

Support groups and counselling on relationships, and for abusive and abused partners
P 1300 364 277


Mensline Australia

Supports men and boys who are dealing with family and relationship difficulties

P 1300 78 99 78


ASCA - Adults Surviving Child Abuse

A service to adult survivors, their friends and family and the health care professionals who support them
P 1300 657 380


National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline

An Australia-wide telephone hotline for reporting abuse and neglect of people with disability
Freecall 1800 880 052


Lifeline

A national number who can help put you in contact with a crisis service in your State
P 131 114
24/7


Another Closet

Online resource with information and referral details on LGBTIQ domestic and family violence.

These organisations help support, refer and save lives. They are there to help.

 

DVConnect Womensline

Telephone service that support and help women experiencing domestic or family violence
Freecall 1800 811 811
24/7


DVConnect Mensline

Confidential telephone counselling, referral and support service established just for men
Freecall 1800 600 636
9am-Midnight


Statewide Sexual Assault Helpline

Telephone support and counselling to anyone – women, men and young people – who has been sexually assaulted or abused
Freecall 1800 010 120


QLD DV WebLink

A directory of QLD domestic violence support services


Pets in Crisis

A foster care program to help facilitate safe refuge for animals at risk until they can be reunited with their families
Freecall 1800 811 811

Domestic Violence Crisis Service

A support service for all people affected by domestic/family violence. This includes people who are subjected to violence and abuse and people who use violence and abuse.
P (02) 6280 0900
24/7


Rape Crisis Centre

A support service providing crisis lines, counselling and advocacy, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities support, & community education programs
P (02) 6247 2525


EveryMan Australia

A support service for men who have issues with violence and abusive behaviour in their lives - as perpetrators, as victims, sometimes as both
P (02) 6230 6999


Victim Support ACT

A support service for victims or someone close to a victim of a crime.
Freecall 1800 8222 72

 


Domestic Violence Line

Telephone service that support and help women and men experiencing domestic or family violence
Freecall 1800 65 64 63
Freecall 1800 671 442 TTY (Hearing impaired)
24/7


Rape Crisis Service

Telephone support and counselling to anyone – women, men and young people – who has been sexually assaulted or abused
P 1800 424 017
24/7


Interrelate Family Centres

Support groups and counselling to strengthen the relationships in your life – with yourself, your family, your children and during transitions such as becoming a parent, grandparent, separation, divorce and forming a stepfamily
P 1300 736 966


Men’s Referral Service

Provides information, support and referral to services for men who are violent or abusive in the home and want to change their behaviour
P 1300 766 491


Gender Centre

Services for people with gender issues, their partners, family members and friends
P (02) 9569 2366

 


Domestic Violence Crisis Line

General and domestic violence crisis counselling and support
Freecall 1800 019 116
24/7


SARC - Sexual Assault Referral Centre

Counselling to both adults and children who may have experienced (recently or many years ago) any form of sexual assault
P (08) 8922 6472


Domestic Violence and Aboriginal Family Violence Gateway Service

Facilitating access for you and your children to a safe place and counselling services over the phone
Freecall 1800 800 098
24/7


Yarrow Place Sexual Assault Service

Lead public health agency responding to rape and sexual assault in South Australia.
Freecall 1800 817 421
24/7

Family Violence Counselling and Support Service

Telephone service that offers specialised services to assist children, young people and adults affected by family violence
Freecall 1800 608 122


Family Violence Response & Referral

Offers an information and referral service by which callers are able to access the full range of response, counselling, information and other support services
Freecall 1800 633 937
24/7


Sexual Assault Support Service

Provide support and information services to survivors of sexual assault in Southern Tasmania, their carers and support people, professionals, and the general public
P (03) 6231 1817


Men’s Line Australia

Supports men and boys who are dealing with family and relationship difficulties

P 1300 78 99 78


Men’s Referral Service

Provides information, support and referral to services for men who are violent or abusive in the home and want to change their behaviour
P 1300 766 491

 


Safe Steps Family Violence Response Centre

Provides information, support and access to safe accommodation/refuge for women and their children
Freecall 1800 015 188
24/7


Sexual Assault Crisis Line

Statewide, after-hours, confidential, telephone crisis counselling service for victim/survivors of both past and recent sexual assault
Freecall 1800 806 292


From 5am-9am weekdays and Sundays and Public Holidays

Men’s Referral Service

Provides information, support and referral to services for men who are violent or abusive in the home and want to change their behaviour
P 1300 766 491


Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline

Provides support and counselling for women experiencing family and domestic violence including phone counselling, information and advice, referral to local advocacy and support services
Freecall 1800 007 339
24/7


Crisis Care

Telephone information and counselling service for people in crisis needing urgent help
Freecall 1800 199 008
24/7


Sexual Assault Res. Centre

Provides services to people, male or female, aged 13 years and over who have been sexually assaulted or sexually abused
Freecall 1800 199 888
24/7


Men’s Domestic Violence Helpline

Provides counselling for men who are concerned about their violent and abusive behaviours including telephone counselling, face to face services, legal advice, accommodation and other support services
Freecall 1800 000 599
24/7