Know someone affected by domestic violence?
If you are experiencing abuse or violence it is not your fault. There are support services that can help you. If your life is in danger, call 000. For 24/7 domestic violence counselling call the National Sexual Assault, Family & Domestic Violence Counselling Line on 1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732).
1Australian Bureau of Statistics (2017), Personal safety, Australia, 2016, cat. no. 4906.0, Canberra: ABS, accessed at http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/mf/4906.0
2,3Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) Specialist Homelessness Services (SHS) report – release date Wednesday 18 December 2019.
*Names and images have been changed to protect the identities of the people we helped