If you are in immediate danger (if your life or your children’s life is being threatened) call 000 (triple zero) and ask for the Police.

  • If you, or someone that you care about is experiencing domestic violence, and you would like some information or support you can ring the Domestic Violence line on 1800 65 64 63 (or TTY: 1800 671 442 for people who are hearing or speech impaired).

The Domestic Violence line is a NSW state-wide free-call number that is available 24 hours a day.

  • Alternatively, you may call 1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732): the National Sexual Assault, Family and Domestic Violence Counselling Line. This is a free 24 hours a day line for any Australian who has experienced, or is at risk of, family and domestic violence and/or sexual assault.

If you are a male looking for advice & information, you might like to visit the MensLine website.

    • MensLine Australia is a professional telephone support, information and referral service for men, specialising in family and relationship concerns. They offer free support, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, nationwide, and can be contacted on 1300 78 99 78

help and support

Domestic and Family Violence is a crime. There is no excuse for violence. If you or someone you know is a victim of violence or abuse, there is help available. If you are in immediate danger (if your life or your children´s life is being threatened) call 000 (triple zero) and ask for the police or for other help ring the Domestic Violence Line on 1800 65 64 63 from anywhere in NSW, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Translators are available.