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Domestic, family and sexual violence services

The Office for Women is working with its partners to continue to deliver the essential support for women and their children.

You can get support with domestic, family and sexual violence by phoning:

  • 1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732) - 24/7 toll-free national sexual assault, family and domestic violence counselling line
  • 1800 800 098 – 24/7 South Australian Domestic Violence Crisis Line

The Women’s Information Service (WIS) phones also remain open  for information that promotes choice and empowerment.

The WIS shopfront in Adelaide is open and physical distancing measures are in place to ensure clients, staff, volunteers and the community are safe at 101 Grenfell St, Adelaide.

For men who are concerned about their behaviours

For men who are concerned about their behaviours in their relationships, including use of violence and abuse, then you can get help by phoning:

  • Men’s Referral Service – a 24/7 telephone support number for men seeking support to change their behaviour. Phone 1300 766 491
  • Don’t Become that Man – support and intervention for men seeking to change their behaviour and attitudes. Phone 1300 243 413 from 8.00 am to 8.00 pm

For people in the regions

You can visit a safety hub for information and referrals:

  • The Haven at Murray Bridge Community Centre. Phone 0402 889 542 Monday to Thursday 9.00 am to 4.00 pm, Friday 11.00 am to 2.00 pm
  • The Haven at Gawler Community House. Phone: 0484 027 918 Tuesday to Thursday 9.00 am to 4.00 pm
  • Port Augusta KWY Safety Hub. Phone 8377 7822
Page last updated : 12 Aug 2021

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