Do you need help?

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

If you are experiencing family violence, please call safe steps Family Violence Response Centre on 1800 015 188. Safe steps is the Victorian state-wide service for women experiencing violence and abuse from a partner or ex-partner, another family member or someone else they are close to.

The service is staffed by women and you can call confidentially 24 hours a day, seven days a week for:

  • Support, if you need to talk to someone about how you are feeling and your options
  • Information on family violence support services, legal rights and accommodation options.
If you are affected by homelessness, or at risk of homelessness, please call Opening Doors on 1800 825 955. Opening Doors is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week and can direct you to the homelessness service that is best suited to your needs.