National counselling helpline, information and support 24/7

Are you experiencing sexual assault or domestic and family violence? Seeking to support someone who is? We can help.

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Start here to get help with safety planning and finding support for dealing with violence and abuse.

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Family & Friends

What do you need to know about helping a friend or relative affected by violence and abuse?

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Workers & Professionals

Guidance on professional responsibilities and how to best assist people experiencing sexual assault and domestic and family violence.

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IMPORTANT: In an emergency - if anyone is in immediate danger - please call 000 now.

Phones, computers and other devices can be used to track a person’s location and activities. See Technology Tips to learn more about the security settings on your devices or call 1800 737 732 and speak with one of our counsellors

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Auslan Video

This is an Australian Sign Language (Auslan) video about the services provided by 1800RESPECT. The video describes our services for victim/survivors, family & friends, and frontline workers. Watch the Auslan video

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1800 737 732

Call this number to access counselling delivered by qualified, experienced professionals 24-hours a day, seven days a week. If you are feeling unsafe right NOW, call 000.

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Click the button above to access online counselling delivered by qualified, experienced professionals 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

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