Support Services

There are hundreds of organisations throughout Australia who are providing programs to support those in need.  The myriad of services can be confusing and quite elaborate.  We have listed only a few but have a directory of options available.  Contact us for more information.

1800RESPECT

A confidential information, counselling and support service. The line is open 24 hours a day to support people impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence and abuse.

https://www.1800respect.org.au/

1800 737 732

Australian Federal Police (AFP) Human Trafficking Team

Human trafficking, slavery and slavery-like practices such as servitude, forced labour and forced marriage are complex crimes and a major violation of human rights. If you are a victim of trafficking or know someone who is contact the AFP.

https://www.afp.gov.au/what-we-do/crime-types/human-trafficking

131AFP or (131237)

Domestic Violence Legal Advice Line &  Legal Service

A specialist legal service for women experiencing domestic and family violence in New South Wales. Its main objective is to inform women who have experienced violence about their legal rights and to help women obtain access to justice.

https://www.wlsnsw.org.au/legal-services/domestic-violence-legal-service/

1800 810 784

Family Court of Australia

Information provided by the Family Court of Australia regarding family violence and related matters, and the court.

http://www.familycourt.gov.au/wps/wcm/connect/fcoaweb/family-law-matters/family-violence

1300 352 000

Domestic Violence Line (NSW)

The Domestic Violence Line is a NSW statewide telephone crisis counselling and referral service for women and persons who identify as female. Interpreters and TTY can be arranged where necessary.

https://www.facs.nsw.gov.au/domestic-violence/helpline

1800 656 463

Office of the e-Safety Commissioner

The Office is committed to helping women and young people have safe, positive experiences online.  It provides tips for staying safe online and education for Australian children and young people.

https://www.esafety.gov.au/key-issues/domestic-family-violence/online-safety-planning

1800 880 176

Intersex Human Rights Australia

Intersex Human Rights Australia (IHRA) is a national body by and for people born with variations of sex characteristics. They promote human rights and bodily autonomy, and provide information, education, and an online peer support group. They were formerly known as OII Australia.

Say It Out Loud

Say it Out Loud encourages people from LGBTIQ communities to start talking about our relationships

Information and support for LGBTIQ people’s relationships and any intimate partner abuse as well as how to make them healthier and happier.  Provided by NSW-based LGBTI health promotion organisation, ACON.

https://sayitoutloud.org.au/

02 9206 2000

Lifeline

Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.

It aims to empower Australians to be suicide-safe through connection, compassion and hope.

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

13 11 14

St Vincent de Paul Society NSW

The St Vincent de Paul Society works to assist people in need and combat social injustice across Australia. In NSW, Vinnies operates numerous refuges and supports for people experiencing domestic and family violence and at risk of homelessness.

https://www.vinnies.org.au/page/Find_Help/NSW/Domestic_and_family_violence

(02) 9568 0262

Relationships Australia

Relationships Australia is one of Australia’s largest providers of relationship support services for individuals, families and communities. They aim to support all people in Australia to achieve positive and respectful relationships.

https://www.relationships.org.au/

1300 364 277

WASH House

The WASH House (Women’s Activities and Self Help) is a community based resource centre for women. It is a place of support, information and referral. It offers a range of programs and activities for all women. The WASH House was born out of the vision, dedication and lobbying of a small group of local women and workers from Essie’s Women’s Refuge.

https://www.washhouse.org.au

(02) 9677 1962

We're Here To Help!

1 + 7 =

Office

Level 8, 1 O’Connell Street,

Sydney  NSW 2000

Call Us

0490 338 100