• What is physical abuse?


    Physical abuse is a form of domestic and family violence. It is also known as physical violence. It is one of many types of domestic violence, possibly the most well known....

    Read More

  • Domestic abuse – it’s more than physical violence


    Domestic abuse is often thought of as being mainly about physical violence of a woman by her male partner. However, domestic and family violence is not always physical and it...

    Read More

  • COVID-19 Update


    We continue to operate as per usual. During COVID-19 we will continue to operate as per usual. We are adhering to Government guidelines and associated travel restrictions,...

    Read More

  • 1 in 6 women affected by domestic abuse


    On average, one woman a week is murdered by her current or former partner. It’s not just women though, every month, one man is murdered by his current or former...

    Read More

Thank you DVConnect for saving my Mums life, and mine. You guys getting us out of there changed everything. Thank you so much. Life is good now! 

Our survivor has chosen to remain anonymous.

Read Survivor Stories

How your donation will help

  • Provides operational support to fund our bridging accommodation residence Bella's Sanctuary.
  • Provides emergency transport and accommodation for Queenslanders in crisis due to domestic and family violence.
  • Provides safety planning, crisis counselling and information to those impacted by domestic and family violence.
  • Educates Queenslanders on how to help family, friends and colleagues who have experienced, or are experiencing domestic and family violence.