Support services and numbers

National sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service
1800 737 732

Safe Steps
For women and children who are victim survivors of family violence
1800 015 188

Provides legal advice, counselling, information, referral and support to Aboriginal victim survivors or people at immediate risk of family violence and sexual assault
1800 105 303

InTouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence
For women and children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds who are victim survivors of family violence
1800 755 988

With Respect
Specialist LGBTIQ Family Violence Service
1800 542 847

Men’s Referral Service
Confidential telephone counselling, information, support and referrals for men who use violence
1300 766 491

Useful external resources about Family Violence

Our Watch:

Family Safety Victoria (sign up for their newsletters):

Action to Prevent Violence Against Women:

Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety:

Domestic Violence Victoria:

Australian Institute of Family Studies:

Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria:

Women’s Health Victoria:

Gender Equity Victoria:

Crime statistics: Family Violence Data Portal | Crime Statistics Agency Victoria

No to Violence:

Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health:

Rainbow Health Victoria:

Women’s Health in the South East:

Bayside Peninsula Family Violence Services: