If you are in immediate danger, please contact the Police on 000.

 

If you or someone you know is experiencing Domestic or Family Violence there are services that can help.

These services can be grouped into categories from the Wellbeing Wheel.

 

Please choose a category from the boxes below:

BACC provides information to the wider community. The organisation also provides referrals to support groups, community organisations and human service providers in the Blacktown local government area.  We have locations in Quakers Hill, Dean Park and Doonside.
1800RESPECT is the National Sexual Assault Domestic Family Violence Counselling Service. It is a confidential online and telephone counselling, information and referral service available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
If you are an Aboriginal and a victim of crime, call this number for information. (8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday)
LGBTI health organisation offering information, referrals, counselling, advocacy and practical support for LGBTI people in NSW experiencing DFV.
Information for people in LGBTIQ relationships who are, or may be, experiencing domestic and family violence.  
Ask LOIS is a secure website providing a free legal online information service (LOIS) for community workers in NSW, who are responding to women with legal needs.
Human trafficking, slavery and slavery-like practices such as servitude, forced labour and forced marriage are complex crimes and a major violation of human rights. If you are a victim of trafficking or know someone who is contact the AFP.
Legal information for young people and their families
beyondblue provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live.
This website helps you to work out what's okay in a family and what's not. It tells you what you can do if someone in your family is hurting or abusing you or another member of your family.
  • Family assistance
  • Employment services
  • Indigenous call centre
  • Multicultural services
Information around child support.
A free telephone information service for people with disability, their families, carers and other supporters.  
Disability Services Australia (DSA) is a respected not-for-profit organisation that provides essential community support, employment and training services to enhance the lives of people with a disability each year.
The Domestic Violence Legal Service is a specialist legal service for women experiencing domestic and family violence in New South Wales. It's main objective is to inform women who have experienced violence about their legal rights and to help women obtain access to justice.
The Domestic Violence Line is a statewide free-call number and is available 24 hours, seven days a week.
Provides information, support and referrals for older people in NSW, operating Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm.
Family and Community Services (FACS) supports vulnerable people and families to participate in social and economic life and build stronger communities.
The Family Relationship Advice Line is a national telephone service that provides information and referral to services that can help strengthen relationships, overcome relationship difficulties or deal with separation. Where appropriate, family dispute resolution may also be p...
The Financial Rights Legal Centre is a community legal centre specialising in financial services, particularly in the areas of consumer credit, banking, debt recovery and insurance.
Hills Community Aid is a Not for profit organisation that provides a range of community based services, programmes and activities for residents of The Hills Shire and specific services for the wider North West Sydney area
The Housing Contact Centre is a ‘one-stop-shop’ for tenants, maintenance contractors and members of the public.
Peak advocacy, information/referral and research body representing the ideas and issues of immigrant and refugee women in NSW.
Helping vulnerable people navigate Australian migration Law. Advocacy, advice and education on immigration and citizenship law, family visas and DV provisions.          
Free confidential legal information, advice and referrals for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in NSW with a focus on domestic violence, sexual assault, parenting issues, family law, discrimination and victim’s support.
This service delivers support to chronically homeless people and those at risk of becoming homeless.
Kids Helpline is a free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.
LawAccess NSW is a free government telephone service that provides legal information, referrals and in some cases, advice for people who have a legal problem in NSW.

Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.

Link2home is the information and referral telephone service for people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless across NSW. The Link2home telephone service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year.
A telephone counselling, information and referral service, operating Mon-Fri, 9am-9pm.
MensLine Australia is the national telephone and online support, information and referral service for men with family and relationship concerns. The service is available from anywhere in Australia and is staffed by professional counsellors, experienced in men’s issues.
The Mental Health Line is a single number, state -wide 24 hour mental health telephone access service. Anyone with a mental health issue can use the Mental Health Line to speak with a mental health professional and be directed to the right care for them.
Free and impartial financial guidance and tools you can trust.
The No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS) provides individuals and families on low incomes with access to safe, fair and affordable credit.
The NRS is an Australia-wide phone service for people who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment.
Legal Aid NSW helps people with their legal problems
NSW Rape Crisis is the 24/7 telephone and online crisis counselling service for anyone in NSW - men and women - who has experienced or is at risk of sexual assault and their non offending supporters. Counselling services for women who were sexually assaulted in childh...
NSW Rape Crisis is the 24/7 telephone and online crisis counselling service for anyone in NSW - men and women - who has experienced or is at risk of sexual assault and their non offending supporters. Counselling services for women who were sexually assaulted in childh...
The Office is committed to helping young people have safe, positive experiences online.  We provide online safety education for Australian children and young people, a complaints service for young Australians who experience serious cyberbullying, and address illegal online con...
Parent Line NSW is a universal parenting service which is proud to support parents and carers from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.
Australia’s pre-eminent youth organisation working with Police and community to empower young people to reach their potential.  We work with young people to develop their skills, character and leadership.  We work to reduce and present crime by and against young people.
A complaint about the NSW Police Force or its employees can be made to the Commissioner of Police or the Law Enforcement Conduct Commission (LECC).
Drinking alcohol is a big part of Australian culture, and it’s probably something you'll try at least once in your life. Whether you're a first-time drinker or an experienced partier, it’s important to know how to stay safe and keep the risks to a minimum.
Sydney Women's Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Scheme operates at the Downing Centre, Balmain, Newtown and Waverley local courts to assist women and children victims of domestic violence to obtain effective legal protection from violence. Sydney Women's Domestic Violence C...
With the Safe Beds for Pets Program, families can now leave domestic violence situations and not fear for the safety of their pets.
Providing information and support for LGBTIQ people's relationships and any intimate partner abuse as well as how to make them healthier and happier.
Smiling Mind is a not-for-profit organisation that works to make mindfulness meditation accessible to all.
The St Vincent de Paul Society in Australia has more than 40,000 members and volunteers, who work hard to assist people in need and combat social injustice across Australia. Internationally, the Society operates in 150 countries and has over 800,000 members.    
St Vincent’s Alcohol & Drug Information Service (ADIS) is a NSW state-wide telephone service providing education, information, referral, crisis counselling and support about illegal drugs such as heroin, ice and cannabis, as well as legal drugs such as alcohol.  
Suicide Call Back Service provides free phone, video & online counselling for anyone affected by suicide.
An independent, not-for-profit cooperative, community legal centre specialising in NSW residential tenancies law.  A society in which people in NSW can access safe, secure and affordable rental housing.  
The Freedom Partnership is a national movement to ensure Australians do not contribute to the global problem of slavery and that people are not enslaved in Australia. Freedom is a basic human right.  
Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) is a free service for non-English speaking clients.  
​We provide support services, including free counselling and financial assistance to victims of crime. Victims have rights which are set out in the Charter of Victims Rights, which includes the right to be treated with courtesy, compassion and respect.
We provide support services, including free counselling and financial assistance to victims of crime. Victims have rights which are set out in the Charter of Victims Rights, which includes the right to be treated with courtesy, compassion and re...
The WASH House is a community based resource centre for women. It is a place of support, information and referral. We offer a range of programs and activties for all women.
WDVCAS NSW Inc is the peak, state-wide body representing the 28 individual WDVCAS services across New South Wales, who support women and their children who are experiencing domestic violence who are seeking legal protection from the courts.
Wesley Mission is committed to helping people of all ages and abilities experience a more fulfilling life physically, spiritually, mentally and emotionally.  We offer services to support; families and children, teenagers and young adults, foster carers, mental health and hospi...
West Connect Domestic Violence Services is a not-for-profit organization that provides services to women and children whose lives have been impacted by domestic and family violence and related issues including homelessness.
Community legal centre for Aboriginal women, children and youth with a focus on issues relating to violence, operating Mon-Fri, 9:30am-4pm (advice line closed Wed).
Our Central Support Office, located at Redfern provides a personalised service to women and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Free confidential legal information, advice and referrals for women in NSW with a focus on family law, domestic violence and sexual assault.
Women’s Services Network (WESNET) is a national women’s peak advocacy body which works on behalf of women and children who are experiencing or have experienced domestic or family violence.

Support Services Options

  • If you are in immediate danger please contact the Police 000