1800 015 188 or go to www.safesteps.org.au for an online chat.
This is a 24/7 Family Violence Response Centre. A family violence specialist will support callers to understand their risks, explore safety options and make appropriate and timely referrals to services to meet their specific needs.
Men’s Referral Service
1300 766 491
This is a free, confidential telephone help line that offers counselling, advice and support to men who have anger, relationship or parenting issues. The service also provides help to women (or other family members) who are experiencing violence or controlling behaviour by men.
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Lifeline provides short-term support for people who are feeling overwhelmed or having difficulty coping or staying safe.
Support is available via:
Beyond Blue provides mental health support and information to help all Australians achieve their best possible mental health. There is a 24-hour, 7 days a week phone support service and an online chat line between 1pm and12am 7 days a week.
24-hour service 7 days a week
Safe Steps and Men’s Referral line are available to anyone living with family violence.
Lifeline and Beyond Blue are available to anyone needing assistance with mental health issues.