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Need Help?

If you, or someone you know, is experiencing domestic violence, there is a network of services available.

Acknowledging that you might be in an abusive relationship can be difficult and confronting, but discussing your situation with an experienced domestic violence worker could make all the difference.

If you need support, contact one of the following domestic violence support services. They understand domestic and family violence situations and can provide confidential support and information. They can advise you on your legal rights, accommodation and other options.


Dial 000 for Emergency (24hr)


safe steps Family Violence Response Centre (24hr)

ph 03 9322 3555 or toll free ph 1800 015 188


Men’s Referral Service

ph 03 9428 2899 or toll free ph 1800 065 973
Mon – Fri 12pm – 9pm


Kids Help Line (24hr)

freecall 1800 551 800
e-mail and web counselling