Need Help?

If you are experiencing violence or need someone to turn to, help is available.

Help is also available for those who come from diverse cultural communities.

Service Location Phone Description
1800RESPECT
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Nationwide 1800 737 732 24/7 National counselling helpline, information and support.
Domestic Violence Line
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Statewide 1800 656 643 24/7 Domestic Violence line for information, support and help.
Immigration Advice and Rights Centre advice line
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Nationwide 02 8234 0799 (Tues & Thurs 2pm-4pm) Helping vulnerable people navigate Australian migration law.
Link2Home
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Statewide 1800 152 152 24/7 statewide line for information and referral service to assist homeless people and those at risk of homelessness.
Men's Referral Service
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NSW, VIC, TAS 1300 766 491 9am-9pm Mon-Fri NSW - telephone counselling, information and referrals for men impacted by family violence.
Wirringa Baiya
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Statewide 1800 686 587 9.30am – 4pm Mon-Fri (except Wednesday). Community legal centre for Aboriginal women, children and youth. Wirringa Baiya focuses on issues relating to violence.
Women's Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service NSW Inc (WDVCAS)
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Greater Sydney 1800 938 227 Domestic and family violence specialist service, court advocacy.
Women's Legal Service
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Statewide 1800 801 501 Community legal centre providing women across NSW with a range of free legal services.

You can download this table here:

DVNSW Fast Referral Sheet