Call 1800 RESPECT

DV Support Services

Australian domestic violence crisis numbers

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, call 000 immediately. Help is available from many services in Australia. The following Domestic Violence Lines are gateway services that can put you in touch with the right service.

1800 RESPECT or 1800 737 732
The National Sexual Assault, Family & Domestic Violence Counselling Line is a free telephone and online confidential service for any Australian experiencing or who has experienced domestic or family violence and/or sexual assault. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Translating and Interpreting Service
National Call 13 14 50 and ask them to contact 1800 RESPECT.

National Relay Service (for callers who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment)
TTY/Voice Calls – phone 133 677 and ask them to contact 1800 RESPECT or 1800 737 732
Speak and Listen – phone 1300 555 727 and ask them to contact 1800 RESPECT.

Internet relay users – Visit the National Relay Service website & ask them to contact 1800 RESPECT or 1800 737 732

ACT – Domestic Violence Crisis Service ACT – Click here >> (02) 6280 0900

QLD – DV Connect Women’s Line – Click here >> 1800 811 811

WA – Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline (08) 9223 1188 or 1800 007 339

TAS – Family Violence Response Referral line – Click here >> 1800 633 937

NSW – Domestic Violence Line – Click here >> 1800 65 64 63

VIC – Women’s Domestic Violence Crisis Service – Click here >> 1800 015 188 or (03) 9322 3555

NT – Dawn House – (08) 8945 1388

SA – Domestic Violence Crisis Service – 1300 782 200

Domestic Violence and Aboriginal Family Violence Gateway Service (including Domestic Violence Help Line) – 1800 800 098