If you are in immediate danger, please call the police on 000.

If you know someone who has or is experiencing family violence, there are lots of practical things you can do to help. If someone tells you they are being abused, it is important that you take their fears seriously and refer them to support services who can help. It is also important you take care of yourself. There is information here to help you support someone you know is experiencing family violence, or if you are concerned about someone’s safety please visit the 1800respect website.

If you are concerned about your own safety and need help or support, then please contact 1800 RESPECT (Ph: 1800 737 732) for further support, information and counselling services. You have a right to feel safe and there is support and people who can help you.