In an emergency, or if you or someone you know is in immediate danger, call the police now on 000.
COVID-19 may lead to increased rates of family and domestic violence. Family and domestic violence emergency responses and support is still available during this time. Visit our Family and Domestic Violence COVID-19 page for more information.
The Men’s Domestic Violence Helpline is a state-wide 24-hour service. This service provides telephone information and referral to ongoing face to face services for men who are concerned about their violent and abusive behaviours.
This service will also assess the child’s experience if there are children in the family and provide information about accessing legal advice, accommodation and other support services for people who have been served with a violence restraining order.
The Men’s Domestic Violence Helpline also provides information and support for men who have experienced family and domestic violence.
If you are assisting someone who does not speak English, first call the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) on 13 14 50. They can connect you with the service of your choice and interpret for you.
Men’s Domestic Violence Helpline: Free call 1800 000 599
Additional crisis supports including telephone and online counselling are listed on our Family and domestic violence support and advice page.
More support services, useful information and resources are also listed on our Family and Domestic Violence Services and Resources page.