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Office for Women

Domestic Violence

If life is in danger, phone 000 (triple zero).


Phone 1800 737 732 (24 hours)
1800 Respect website

1800RESPECT is a national 24-hour online and telephone service offering counselling and support to anyone experiencing domestic and family violence and/or sexual assault and their family and friends.

Domestic Violence Crisis Line

(prev. Domestic Violence and Aboriginal Family Violence Gateway Service)

Phone 1800 800 098 (24 hours)
Domestic Violence Crisis Line - Women’s Safety Services

The Domestic Violence Crisis Line is a statewide service offering assistance to women experiencing domestic violence in South Australia by providing information, counselling and safe accommodation options.

RSPCA - Safe Kennels DV Project

Phone 1300 4777 222
RSPCA Safe Kennels Project website

The RSPCA Safe Kennels DV Project provides emergency boarding for the pets of people affected by domestic violence.

Yarrow Place Rape and Sexual Assault Service

Phone 8226 8777 or 1800 817 421
Yarrow Place - SA Health

Yarrow Place Rape and Sexual Assault Service is an inclusive service, including medical and counselling services, for anyone in South Australia who has been sexually assaulted.

Victim Support Service

Phone 1800 842 846 (Victim Helpline)
Victim Support Service website

The Victim Support Service provides information and practical support to people affected by family and domestic violence in South Australia.

Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme (SA Police)

South Australia's Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme (DVDS) provides an avenue for a person who may be at risk of domestic violence to get information about their partner or former partner, to help make decisions about their safety and the future of the relationship.

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Policy related information:

Women's safety

Violence against women in the workplace

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