Yarning Safe N Strong
yarningsafenstrong is a free and confidential support and help line for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and their families who need to have a yarn with someone about their well-being. You can yarn safely with culturally safe counselors who 'get it', no matter how big or small the challenge weather it is financial, family violence, drug or alcohol use, isolation, parenting stress or just for a yarn. So grab a cuppa and call Yarning SafeNStrong on 1800 959 563
Bega Women's Resource Centre
The Bega Women's Resource Centre is a feminist organisation committed to the empowerment of women and the end of discrimination and gender based violence. We provide a safe space with a range of accessible information, support and referral, community development, capacity building and advocacy services for women and their children. Facilities for women include: Washing machine & shower, Nursing mothers’ facilities, child friendly yard & toys, Food recovery program, Workshops & activities, Computer & internet access, Photocopier & phone, Library & resources as well as a safe space to interact, socialise and connect with other women.
Compass is a national website navigating elder abuse in Australia. Compass aims to create a national focus on elder abuse by raising awareness of this growing social issue, and simplify the process of connecting people to services and information on tackling elder abuse.
Acacia Support Service
Specialised support for females and males, 13 years and over, who have been affected by sexual assault or sexual abuse. - crisis support - therapeutic counselling - community education - professional training for service providers Office hours: Tuesday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Emergency services (Police, Ambulance, Hospital, Victim's Support) can access our 24/7 crisis number for sexual assault and abuse survivors.
Lifeline Direct offers fee-free, refferal free counselling face to face and via telehealth. Our counselling services can help people struggling with personal issues and find solutions to improve your mental health and wellbeing. Lifeline's commitment to our community provides no-cost counseling with minimal waiting periods.
Peninsula Lighthouse Ltd
We believe that everyone should feel safe at home. Peninsula Lighthouse serves the Central Coast Community by providing appropriate support to those that have suffered in a storm of trauma of abuse in the home. Aiming to keep homes free from harm, we partner with people to pave a pathway of success in life, to the point where they feel stronger. We seek to serve in transforming lives from simply “surviving to thriving”. Providing individuals a unique tailored assessment to help them with; - Safety - Finance - Legal advocacy - Community connections (Food , shelter and accommodation, care ) - Counselling - Training mentoring and ongoing support Your one stop shop mobile counselling support service on the Peninsula.
Eastern Adelaide Domestic Violence Service
Single women and women and children experiencing or escaping domestic or family violence.