Open 24 hours to support people impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence and abuse. Also known as the National Sexual Assault, Domestic Family Violence Counselling Service.
Call: 1800 737 732
There is also an app available for this service called DAISY, with more information and links to download here:
The Domestic Violence Line is a 24 hour, 7 day a week, NSW statewide telephone crisis counselling and referral service for women, including trans women. Counsellors on the Domestic Violence Line can help you:
Free call 1800 656 463
Translating and Interpreting Services: 13 14 50
TTY 1800 67 14 42
Provides all Australians experiencing emotional distress with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.
Call: 13 1114
For information, assessment or referral to homelessness services and support in NSW, call Link2home.
Call: 1800 152 152
The information and referral telephone service is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Link2Home Veterans & Ex-Service
Call: 1800 326 989
The NSW Helpline is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Call: 13 2111 (NSW)
If you are calling from an international number, call: +61 2 9765 5117.
The link to the Women's Community Shelter site and our shelter network.
This link provides more information on Domestic Violence resources.
Women are more likely to be targets of online abuse in all its forms. Find out more information about eSafety for Women and how to stay safe online using this link.
On this website you will find information about current news and events, resources and information sheets to help keep children safe.
A list of websites and apps selected as a quick reference for parents looking for more information in NSW.
RLC’s Financial Abuse Legal Service provides free, confidential legal information and advice to people across NSW who have money problems due to domestic abuse in an intimate partner relationship.
The Penda App aims to break the cycle of domestic and family violence (DFV) by combining much-needed financial, personal safety and legal information with nationwide referrals.
Arc is a free app that enables you to identify patterns of behaviour that make you feel scared, unsafe, undermined or intimidated, record your experiences, and tell your story.
Parramatta Women's Shelter acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the land we serve on, the Darug people: this always was, and always will be Aboriginal land. We pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging.
In acknowledging Country, we commit ourselves to justice, particularly for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women experiencing family violence.
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