The Domestic Violence Helpline - 1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732) is a 24 hour national sexual assault, family and domestic violence counselling line for any Australian who has experienced, or is at risk of, family or domestic violence or sexual assault.

Your call or online chat will be answered by someone who:

  • Understands sexual, domestic and family violence
  • Knows how hard it can be to talk about it
  • Listens and believes you
  • Understands that everyone’s situation is different and that no one knows your situation better than you
  • Can talk through options and help you decide what information, people or services will be most helpful for you.