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Health and Safety
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Women's Health Service
For: women, including women affected by domestic violence.
Services: welcoming, safe and culturally respectful clinical and wellbeing services in metropolitan Adelaide.
Services: phone access to trusted, quality health information and advice. 24-hour service.
For: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Services: a wide range of primary health, social and emotional wellbeing services.
Metropolitan Youth Health Service
For: vulnerable young people aged 12 to 25, with a focus on young people under 18 years.
Services: free and confidential clinical health services including doctor/nurse clinics, sexual health, programs for pregnant and parenting young women and their partners.
Refugee Health Service
Services: free, culturally sensitive health care.
For: South Australian community.
Services: sexual health services, clinics, counselling, information, LGBTIQ+ services, and resources.
For: anyone in crisis
Services: online, phone and face-to-face crisis support and suicide prevention services. 24-hour service.
Mental Health Triage Service
For: anyone needing help in a mental health emergency.
Services: advice and information in a mental health emergency or crisis.
Skylight Mental Health
For: people experiencing mental illness, their families and friends.
Services: information, individual and group programs, residential respite accommodation programs, education and training.
Services: supporting people affected by anxiety, depression and suicide. 24-hour service.
Policy related information
Services: free information, tools and webinars to help women be safe online.
Stay Smart Online
Services: explains the risks and simple steps you can take to protect personal and financial information online.
Legal Services Commission
For: South Australians.
Services: free legal information, advice and grants of legal aid.
Phone 1300 366 424 (free legal help line)
Cyber-stalking and Cyber-harassment fact sheet (PDF 293 KB)
The Legal Services Commission
Australian Cybercrime Online Reporting Network (ACORN)
Cybercrime includes use of a computer or online network to commit crimes such as fraud, online image abuse, identity theft or threats and intimidation.
Services: receives reports of cybercrime, provides advice.
Protect your personal information online
The Women's Information Service has developed a guide and checklist to help protect a person's privacy.
Ask for Angela is an international campaign being introduced in South Australia to promote safety in licensed venues.
For: women on a date, and/or with someone in a licensed venue like a pub or club.
Services: If you feel unsafe at a licensed venue that is displaying Ask for Angela campaign material, you can discreetly ask the staff for ‘Angela’. This simple code word alerts venue staff that you require assistance. The staff can then help you appropriately and respectfully.
You can give us feedback about your experience using Ask for Angela using our online form, or contact the venue.