Whitehorse City Council

Family Violence – Additional Services and Information

Other organisations that can assist people experiencing family violence include: Exit This Page Button

  • Immigrant Women’s Domestic Violence Service: 8413 6800
  • Child Protection (eastern suburbs LGAs including Whitehorse): 1300 360 391 (after hours number 131 278)
  • Homeless Crisis Line: 1800 825 955 (24 hour)
  • Melbourne Youth Support Service: 9614 3688 or 1800 800 531
  • Relationships Australia: 9725 9964 (Croydon) or 9261 8700 (Kew)
  • Centrelink Access Line: 131 794
  • Lifeline: 131 114
  • Mitcham Family Violence Program (based at Mitcham Community House): 9873 4812
  • Directline Drug Counselling: 1800 888 236
  • Parentline: 132 289
  • Family Relationship Advice Line: 1800 050 321
  • Victims of Crime Helpline: 1800 819 817
  • Victoria Legal Aid: 9269 0120 or 1800 677 402
  • Women’s Legal Service: 9642 0877
  • Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service: 9419 3888 or 1800 064 865
  • Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention and Legal Service: 9244 3333 or 1800 105 303
  • Court Support Network: 1800 681 614 or 9603 7433

Further Information

Men's Referral Service

The Men's Referral Service is provided by men for men to help stop violence in the home. You do not have to give your name and all information is kept confidential. The service is available from 9am-9pm Monday-Friday.

Phone: 9428 2899 (or 1800 065 973 free call within Victoria)
www.mrs.org.au 

For more information, visit Council's Prevention of Violence Against Women page.