Canberra Based Support Services
Canberra Rape Crisis Centre is available for any woman, child, young person or man who has experienced any form of sexual abuse (adult rape, childhood sexual abuse, ritual abuse or sexual harassment) whether it is a recent assault or an assault that happened years ago.
Phone: (02) 6247 2525 (7.00am-11.00pm, 7 days a week)
A 24-hour crisis callout service is available through the Forensic & Medical Sexual Assault Care (FAMSAC).
Phone: (02) 6244 2185 or (02) 6244 2222 (Canberra Hospital switchboard)
Location: FAMSAC is located at the Canberra Sexual Health Centre located at Canberra Hospital.
24 hour Crisis Support Services
The Domestic Violence Crisis Service (DVCS) provides a variety of services including 24hr telephone counselling, support and access to safe accommodation.
Phone: (02) 6280 0900
1800 Respect National is a confidential online and telephone counselling, information and referral service available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The service is for those experiencing the impacts of sexual assault, domestic and family violence.
Victims of sexual assault, domestic and family violence, as well as their family and friends, can call.
Phone: 1800 737 732