Domestic and Family Violence 

If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic or family violence below are a list of resources that can be referred to. 

Immediate Risk 

If someone’s life is in danger or there is an immediate risk of harm, call emergency services on 000

Family relationship advice line

  • Counselling

  • Legal advice for family law and relationship disputes

  • Family Dispute Resolution Service

Website or phone: 1800 050 321

Elder Abuse Helpline

A national elder abuse free call number launched by the Australian Government 

1800 353 374

Law Access NSW

Free legal assistance

1300 888 529

Police

For more services that are available to support people experiencing domestic and family violence click here

Avaliable Services 

Domestic Violence line

  •  24/7 telephone crisis counselling & referral service for women

  • Talk to the police and get legal support

  • Obtain an Apprehended Violence Order (AVO)

  • Find emergancy accomadation 

1800 565 463

1800 RESPECT

This is a fantastic resource for sexual assault, domestic violence counselling services for both men and women. 

1800 737 732

Victims Services

You may be eligible for financial assistance, a recognition payment and free face-to-face counselling through Victims Support. It is a very simple and straight forward process to apply.

 Website or phone: 1800 633 063

Mensline

Phone support and referrals for men who have experianced or used domestic violence and family violence 24/7 helpline

Website or phone: 1300 789 987