Community Directory

NSW Domestic Violence Line

Phone/email based service

Phone: 1800 656 463; 1800 671 442 (tty)

Email:

Web: www.domesticviolence.nsw.gov.au

Description: 24/7 telephone crisis counselling and referral service for women (in heterosexual or same sex relationships) who are/or have experienced violence from a partner or ex-partner. Provides information, support, advocacy and referrals. Provides information about domestic violence services and assistance available from police, courts and the law. Refuge accommodation may also be provided and is subject to assessment. Temporary accommodation may also be provided to women, and their children, escaping domestic violence. Transportation and food brokerage may also be provided.

Hours: 24 hours

Area Served: NSW

Languages (other than English): Telephone interpreters can be arranged

Keywords: Women; Homelessness; Children and Families; Crime Victims; Abuse Counselling; Crisis Counselling; Domestic Violence; Emergency Accommodation; Crisis Intervention Services; Sexual Assault; Support Groups; Phone or Web Information Services; Individual Advocacy

Parent Organisation: Family and Community Services

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