About Sexual and Domestic Violence

About Sexual & Domestic Violence

Learn more about sexual assault and domestic violence by browsing the range of brochures and factsheets available.

Resources and publications are also available for counselling professionals. 

Research, Reports and Statistics

Research, Reports & Statistics

Browse a range of research papers and reports on sexual assault and domestic violence. 

Browse national and statewide statistics and trends of reports of sexual assault and domestic violence. 

Best Practice Manual

Best Practice Manual

The Best Practice Manual for Specialised Sexual Assault Domestic and Family Violence Counselling, 3rd Edition, represents the latest evidence of best practice when working with those who have experienced or been impacted by sexual assault, domestic and/or family violence.

About our services

About our Services

A range of brochures are available that outline the counselling services provided by Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia. Many are available in hard copy, and to download. 

About the Royal Commission

About the Royal Commission

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse will inquire into how institutions, with a responsibility for children, have managed and responded to allegations and instances of child sexual abuse.



In Australia, legislation regarding sexual assault and domestic violence is state-based, and varies slightly between states and territories. 

Browse the legislation that applies to these crimes in each state and territory. 

Get Help 24/7

Find out abut sexual assault and domestic violence

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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