Get Help

If you or somebody you know is in need of immediate assistance contact emergency services on 000.
For 24 hour crisis telephone support, information about options and developing a safety plan, referral to safe accommodation (refuge) for women experiencing abuse in their relationship contact the Women’s Domestic Violence Crisis Service on 1800 015 188.


List of Victorian services

Provided by Domestic Violence Victoria

Women’s Domestic Violence Crisis Service of Victoria (WDVCSV)
Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA)
Domestic Violence Outreach Services (metropolitan)
Domestic Violence Outreach Services (regional and rural)
Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria
Women’s Information and Referral Exchange (WIRE)
Women’s Legal Service Victoria (WLSV)
Seniors Rights Victoria
Men’s Referral Service
Child Protection Crisis Line
Action Centre
Women with Disabilities Victoria (WDV)
Gay and Lesbian Switchboard

Research & Fact sheets

Domestic Violence Victoria
White Ribbon
White Ribbon’s domestic violence fact sheets
VicHealth Summary Violence against Women
Australian Women against Violence Alliance
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Human Rights Commission


TED Talk: Jackson Katz – Violence against women – it’s a men’s issue
TED Talk: Tony Porter – A call to men