What services do we provide?


NSW Rape Crisis

NSW Rape Crisis is a 24/7 telephone counselling service for anyone in NSW who has experienced or been impacted by sexual assault. 

Rape Crisis Online

Sometimes making the first contact can be difficult. Rape Crisis Online services offer an alternative way to access initial information and support. The online service is a one to one, in real time ‘chat’ with a trained counsellor. The service is accessed via the http://www.nswrapecrisis.com.au/ website for those who have experienced or been impacted by sexual assault in NSW.

For support relating to sexual assault in other states and territories, and family and domestic violence anywhere in Australia, online counselling is available 24/7 via the 1800RESPECT website.

Sexual Assault Counselling Australia

Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia also provides counselling support to anyone who is involved in or considering participating in the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, via Sexual Assault Counselling Australia. Sexual Assault Counselling Australia also provides support for anyone who decides to process their trauma as a result of the Royal Commission, and anyone who is supporting someone who is participating in the Royal Commission.

Community Based Counselling Service

Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia trauma counsellors are available in Women’s Health Centres throughout NSW. They provide medium to long term trauma counselling for women who experienced childhood sexual assault. Appointments can be made by contacting the respective Women's Health Centre. This service is free of charge.

Central Coast Community Women’s Health Centre
childcare available 
 02 4324 2533 
Leichhardt Women’s Community Health Centre

 02 9560 3011
Lismore Women’s Health and Resource Centre
child care available
 02 6621 9800
Liverpool Women’s Health Centre 

 02 9601 3555
Penrith Women’s Health Centre
child care available 
 02 4721 8749
Women’s Centre Albury-Wodonga   02 6041 1977

 

Online Therapeutic Support Group

Young people who experience sexual assault often experience considerable barriers in accessing counselling and support in their recovery. The Online Therapeutic Support Group offers an online group with others who have had similar experiences and is facilitated by experienced trauma counsellors. 

The group is for young females aged 14-17, and generally lasts for 10 weeks. To find out when the next group is commencing, or for more information, please contact 
our team

Domestic & Family Violence Counselling Service for Commonwealth Bank customers 

1800 222 387


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Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia  I  ABN 58 023 656 939

PO Box 555 Drummoyne NSW 2047 | Tel 02 8585 0333 Fax 02 9555 5911

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