Western Australian Services

Find services and resources that can help in your state or territory.


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Domestic & Family Violence Services

Service

Contact Details

Pat Giles Centre

Counselling, support, programs

(08) 9300 0340 

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Family and Domestic Violence Unit, Department for Child Protection 

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Family Violence Service, Department of the Attorney General WA

Counselling, information and court support in six locations

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Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline

(08) 9223 1188

1800 007 339 (free call) 

Women’s Health Services

Contact details for local services 

Victim Support Service

Counselling, information and referrals for victims of crime at 15 locations including Perth metro and country

(08) 9425 2850 
(Perth office)
1800 818 988 (free call)

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Rural In Reach

Video and online counselling for rural women

1800 998 399

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Sexual Assault Services

Service

Contact Details

Sexual Assault Resource Centre

(08) 9340 1828

1800 199 888 (free call)

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WA Police

000

(Please dial 000 in emergencies only)

131 444

Please call the above number in non-emergency situations

Legal Services

Service

Contact Details

Women’s Law Centre of WA

Legal advice about domestic and family violence, sexual assault and help with applications for VROs

(08) 9272 8800 (Perth)

1800 625 122 (outside Perth)

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DVAS Central

One stop shop for legal and other information and referrals 

(08) 9227 5852

Domestic Violence Legal Unit, Legal Aid WA

(08) 9261 6254 (Perth)

1300 650570 (outside Perth)

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Family Violence Services

Contact details for local services 

Community Legal Services

Contact details for local services

Marninwarntikura Family Violence Prevention Legal Service

A legal service in the Fitzroy Crossing area for Aboriginal people experiencing domestic and family violence, and child and adult sexual assault

(08) 9191 5284 

 

Albany Family Violence Prevention Legal Service

A legal service in the Albany area for Aboriginal people experiencing domestic family violence, and child and adult sexual assault

(08) 9842 7777 

WA Police 

000

(Please dial 000 in emergencies only)

131 444

Please call the above number in non-emergency situations

Family Protection Unit, WA Police

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services

Service

Contact Details

For a detailed list of services please go to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander service map

Yorgum Aboriginal Family Counselling Service

An Aboriginal community-controlled counselling, healing and support service located in Perth

(08)9218 9477

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Marninwarntikura Family Violence Prevention Legal Service

A legal service in the Fitzroy Crossing area for Aboriginal people experiencing domestic and family violence, and child and adult sexual assault

(08) 9191 5284 

Albany Family Violence Prevention Legal Service

A legal service in the Albany area for Aboriginal people experiencing domestic and family violence, and child and adult sexual assault 

(08) 9842 7777 
   

Services for Women from Migrant, Refugee or CALD Communities

Services 

Contact Details

Multicultural Women’s Advisory Service

Information and support

(08) 9328 1200

Gay, Lesbian, Transgender & Intersex Services

Service

Contact Details

Same Sex Domestic Abuse Group 

0414585575

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Housing & Finances

There are many shelters/refuges operating across WA. Call the central phone lines below to find out where vacancies are available.  A list of refuges can also be found at the Women's Council For Domestic & Family Violence Services (WA) website. 

Centrelink social workers in the Australian Department of Human Services can provide assistance and referrals for material needs, such as finances or housing.

Service

Contact Details

Homelessness Advisory Service 

1800 065 892

Crisis Care

9223 1111

1800 199 008 (outside Perth)

Safe At Home:

These programs provide support for women and children in Perth (and suburbs) who are experiencing domestic violence to enable them to stay in their own homes 

9206 1283 (North West Metro)

9205 7387 (North East Metro)

9527 3289 (South West Metro)

9227 0348 South East Metro)

Centrelink 

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National Services 

Service

Contact Details

National 1800RESPECT Line

Telephone and online counselling and information 

1800 737 732

Kids Helpline

1800 55 1800  

Translating & Interpreting Service 

13 14 50 

TTY & Relay 

Provides service access for people who are deaf and hearing impaired 

 
For emergency TTY calls

106

For emergency access via the internet

For non-emergency TTY calls

133 677

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Reporting Child Abuse

Service

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Western Australian Government Department for Child Protection

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Other Services

For an overview of other services in WA that might be helpful, see The Australian Domestic & Family Violence Clearinghouse state links.


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