Support information

If you or anyone you know is experiencing family and domestic violence and/or sexual violence, there is help available.

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, please call 000.

Everyone

The National Sexual Assault, Family and Domestic Violence Counselling Service is a free and confidential telephone and online counselling service for any person regardless of age or gender, who has experienced or is at risk of domestic and family violence and/or sexual assault, and their family and friends.

1800RESPECT (1800 737 732) or www.1800RESPECT.org.au

Equal Opportunity Commission of Western Australia enquiry line – telephone (08) 9216 3900.

Women seeking support

The Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline is a 24-hour helpline – telephone 9223 1188 or free call 1800 007 339.

Sexual violence

The Sexual Assault Resource Centre is a 24-hour emergency line – telephone (08) 6458 1828 or free call 1800 199 888.

Young people

Kids Helpline is Australia’s free private and confidential 24/7 phone and online counselling service for children and young people aged 5 to 25 years – telephone 1800 551 800.

Men seeking support

Western Australia: The Men’s Domestic Violence Helpline is a 24-hour helpline that provides information and support for men who have experienced family and domestic violence or who are concerned about their violent or abusive behaviour. Telephone 9223 1199 or free call 1800 000 599.

National: MensLine Australia provides a counselling service that assists men to manage family and relationship difficulties, including issues of violence. Free call 1300 789 978 or visit www.mensline.org.au.