DVConnect is a not-for-profit organisation providing three telephone crisis helplines for Queenslanders experiencing domestic and family abuse, and/or sexual assault. The telephone crisis lines are:
Funded primarily by the Government, DVConnect also relies on fundraising and donations from partners.
Annually, DVConnect takes in excess of 100,000 calls across all telephone crisis lines and provides crisis intervention across a number of key services. This is in the form of emergency telephone support, evacuation and crisis accommodation placement for families affected by domestic and family violence. As well as counselling for men, women and victims of sexual assault. In addition DVConnect provides education and support for men and court support.
DVConnect works directly with the RSPCA Queensland on the Pets In Crisis Program to care for the pets of families experiencing domestic violence. Our Pets in Crisis program is administered by calling DVConnect on 1800 811 811.
DVConnect Womensline is the only statewide telephone service offering women who are experiencing domestic or family violence help 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
All relationships are free from domestic, family and sexual violence.
Through collaboration we enable seamless pathways from violence to safety and beyond.