Targeting Domestic Violence in your town -finding help made easy
The COVID-19 pandemic has meant that local providers may not be able to offer their services. We understand that isolation periods within the home may lead to an escalation of family and domestic violence. If your local services are currently unavailable, please contact the state and national domestic and family violence helplines below that are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week:
- 1800 RESPECT on 1800 737 732 (National Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence hotline)
- Mensline on 1300 78 99 78
- Kids Help Line on 1800 55 1800
- Womens Domestic Violence Helpline on (08) 9223 1188 or 1800 007 339
- Mens Domestic Violence Helpline on (08) 9223 1199 or 1800 000 599
- Crisis Care Helpline on 1800 199 008 or (08) 9223 1111
- Lifeline on 131 114 (national crisis support and suicide prevention service)
If you are concerned for your safety or that of someone else, please contact the Police on statewide number 131 444. If you are in immediate danger call 000.
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Breaking the Silence Ltd. does not review or check the quality or availability of the services of providers listed in the directory on this website, which is provided for general information purposes only. The directory is not intended to be comprehensive or to include advice on which you may rely. Breaking the Silence Ltd. excludes all liability in respect of any loss or damage which may arise in connection with the use of or reliance upon any materials and information appearing on this website.
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