Domestic and family violence

Support and assistance for the community including managing emergencies, public housing, welfare, and financial support.

Referral Guide for Domestic Violence Services

The following is a list of referral agencies and other relevant services. The list is not exhaustive and local agencies may exist that provide a similar service.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander-specific services are highlighted in red text.

Family Relationship Advice

The Family Relationship Advice Line provides information on family issues and parenting arrangements after separation. They can also refer you to local services for more help.

Call 1800 050 321:

  1. Monday to Friday – 8 am and 8 pm
  2. Saturday – 10 am and 4 pm

Indigenous Family Violence

One to one counselling, mediation, advocacy and practical assistance is provided to Aboriginal women who are experiencing or are at risk of family and domestic violence.

Daisy

Daisy is a free app that connects you to services in your local area. You can create a list of services and save them. These could be legal, housing, financial and children’s services. You can also search the internet with Daisy and understand what to expect when contacting a service.

Download Daisy from Google Play or App Store.