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How to get help

In an emergency call the police on triple zero (000).

DVConnect Womensline
Phone: 1800 811 811
(24 hours, 7 days a week)
Womensline helps women to obtain safe refuge accommodation, confidential counselling and referral to other services.

DVConnect Mensline
Phone: 1800 600 636
(9am to midnight, 7 days a week)
Mensline provides confidential counselling, information and referral to men affected by domestic and family violence.

Kids Helpline
Phone: 1800 55 1800
(24 hours, 7 days per week)

Lifeline
Phone: 13 11 14
(24 hour Crisis Counselling Line)

Domestic and family violence resources

These resources provide information about domestic and family violence, including contact details about where to get help and how to support someone experiencing abuse.

Watch this video about DFV

Relationships can be hard work, but there’s a difference between not getting along, and something much more serious–like abuse. Does this sound familiar? No one deserves to suffer from domestic and family violence. Call DVConnect on 1800 811 811 for help, 24/7. Call Triple Zero (000) if it’s an emergency.

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Last updated:
08 January 2018
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