Family and domestic violence supports

Want to learn more about services available to you if you are experiencing domestic/family violence?

Here are some great organisations that can guide you:

Family Violence Phone Line Victoria - 1800 015 188

Call Safe Steps family violence phone line any time of the day or night for help and support. Victoria-wide service.

Domestic violence and what you can do about it

A useful guide on what to do when you are experiencing family and/or domestic violence

Find a service | Safe and Equal

This site will help you find the services closest to you

Domestic and family violence | MensLine Australia

A hotline for men who are thinking about or are acting violently

Here is a list of support services available to you:

  • Call 1800 RESPECT 1800 737 732, available 24/7 the National Sexual Assault, Domestic Family Violence Counselling Service.
  • Safe steps, email or call 1800 015 188, available 24/7
  • Djirra 1800 105 303, supports Aboriginal women and Aboriginal people who are currently experiencing family violence or have in the past.
  • 1800 My Options call 1800 696 784 for advice on sexual and reproductive health
  • Rainbow Door call 1800 729 367 open from 10am-5pm) free specialist LGBTIQA+ helpline with family violence support
  • The National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline, call 1800 880 052 is a confidential service for reporting abuse and neglect of people with disability.