Sexual, domestic and family violence can happen to anyone — that is, a person from any country, religion, sexuality, gender, social background or culture.
It can also happen in any relationship, including with:
No matter what your relationship to someone is, sexual, domestic and family violence are never OK.
On these pages you will find information about sexual, domestic and family violence and the particular types of abuse that might be involved. You will also find information on how to support someone experiencing violence, as well as options for professional support and increasing safety.
If you or someone you know is experiencing violence or abuse, you can contact 1800RESPECT on 1800 737 732 or through online chat.