EACH specialised family violence counsellors and community health counsellors assist people affected by family violence to develop a plan to strengthen their safety and the safety of their children, to reduce the impact of the ongoing effects of family violence and to heal from traumatic experiences at home.

We offer outreach,  talking on the phone or face to face and therapeutic group work.

Interpreters are available. 

24 hour help line 

  • If you or someone you know is experiencing violence or abuse, you can contact 1800RESPECT on 1800 737 732 or through online chat

Call police on 000 if  immediate assistance is required. 

Family violence comes in many forms. From domestic violence or sexual abuse within abusive relationships, marriage breakdowns, controlling relationships, to child sexual abuse, violence from adolescents or violence towards parents, abuse by adult children, physical abuse, emotional abuse, financial abuse and social abuse.

This program offers:

  • Outreach
  • Talking on the phone
  • Talking Face to Face
  • Therapeutic group work
  • Interpreters are available

Who can access this program?

People who have experienced, or are experiencing family violence.

What does it cost?

This program is free.

When can this program be accessed?

This program can be accessed by appointment Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm. A limited number of after hours appointments are available.

How can you access this program?

For more information please contact us on 1300 00 3224.