A 24/7 domestic violence helpline
Practical support for Aboriginal women and people who are currently experiencing family violence or have in the past.
1800 105 303 or
OFFICE OF THE eSAFETY COMMISSIONER
Australia’s independent regulator for online safety through which Australians can report online abuse, including image-based abuse. The eSafety Commissioner’s website provides online safety information, guidance and many other helpful resources for kids, young people, parents, carers, women and seniors.
A national counselling service that is open 24 hours, 7 days a week to support people impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence and abuse.
Note to anyone whose first language is not English: When you call 1800RESPECT, you can ask for an interpreter, or you can call the Translation and Interpretation Service (TIS) directly on 131 450 and ask them to call 1800RESPECT.
1800 737 732 or
A 24-hour crisis support and suicide prevention helpline.
13 11 14 or
A specialist counselling & referral service for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Intersex (LGBTI) people.
1800 184 527 or
A crisis support line for mob who are feeling overwhelmed or having difficulty coping. 13YARN offers a confidential one-on-one yarning opportunity with a Lifeline-trained Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Crisis Supporter who can provide crisis support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Advice and support for people affected by child sexual abuse.
1800 272 831 or
Phone counselling and crisis support to young people (kids, teens, and young adults), as well as parents, carers, teachers and schools.
1800 55 1800 or
STATE AND TERRITORY WOMEN’S LEGAL SERVICES
NEW SOUTH WALES, Women’s Legal Service
(02) 8745 6988 or
1800 801 501 (rural)
VICTORIA, Women’s Legal Service
1800 133 302
AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY, Women’s Legal Centre
1800 634 669
QUEENSLAND, Women’s Legal Service
1800 957 957 or
1800 457 117 for regional areas
WESTERN AUSTRALIA, Women’s Legal Service
1800 625 122
SOUTH AUSTRALIA, Women’s Legal Service
1800 816 349
TASMANIA, Women’s Legal Service
1800 682 468
The Northern Territory State Government provides a list of women’s legal services here.