Domestic and Family Violence (DFV)

If you need support around DFV




000EmergencyIf you are at immediate risk
1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732)National Sexual Assault, Domestic Family Violence Counselling Service24-hour counselling service for anyone who has experienced or is at risk of DFV or sexual assault
13 11 14Lifeline24-hour service for anyone experiencing a personal crisis or thinking about suicide
1300 789 978Mensline AustraliaSupport for men and boys who are dealing with family and relationship difficulties.


DFV Services delivered by the Uniting Church’s Service Network

UnitingCare Queensland
  • DFV Counselling
  • DFV Crisis Accommodation and Support Services
  • Men’s programs
  • Women’s programs
  • Children, young people and families programs
  • Elder Abuse Prevention Unit
Wesley Mission Queensland
  • Homelessness services
  • Emergency support
Parramatta Mission
  • Homelessness and crisis accommodation services
  • Emergency relief
Uniting NSW.ACT
  • Child and youth counselling
  • Family Relationship Centres
  • Relationship counselling
  • Men’s Matters
  • Mediation
Wesley Mission (NSW)
  • Housing and Homelessness services
  • Emergency Relief
Northern Territory
Somerville Community Services
  • Family support and counselling
  • Homelessness services
South Australia
Uniting Communities, SA
  • Counselling support for women experience domestic violence
  • Domestic and Aboriginal Family Violence Anti-Poverty Brokerage
  • Counselling for men who want to change angry or violent behaviour
Uniting Country SA
  • DV and Aboriginal Family Violence services
  • Men’s Counsellor DV Perpetrator Program
  • House and Homelessness services
  • Family and Relationship services
  • Emergency relief and financial assistance
Uniting SA
  • Emergency Assistance
  • Homelessness services
  • Men and Families program
UnitingCare Wesley Bowden
  • Family support program
Victoria & Tasmania
Uniting Vic.Tas
  • Child, youth and family counselling and mentoring
  • Housing and homelessness services
  • Emergency relief
Western Australia
UnitingCare West (WA)
  • Support for women escaping DFV
  • Breaking the cycle of DV in Aboriginal families
  • Emergency relief
  • Housing and homelessness services