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We can help you find pathways to safety

DVConnect can help you find pathways to safety, away from domestic and family violence. We help all Queenslanders – women, men and children. All ages, all religions, all incomes, all accessibilities, all ethnicities including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) people and the LGBTIQ+ community.  If you, or someone you know is experiencing domestic violence, please call us. We will listen and explain the options available to you.

 

Womensline

1800 811 811, anytime 24/7.

If you are a Queenslander, you identify as female and you’re experiencing domestic and family violence, please call the DVConnect Womensline. We can help you anytime 24/7 on 1800 811 811. Womensline is a free crisis counselling helpline available to all Queenslanders who are experiencing domestic and family violence. Womensline arranges practical assistance such as emergency transport and emergency accommodation away from a violent home, as well as crisis counselling and intervention. Womensline receives one call every seven minutes.

If you need a translator or interpreter please call us through TIA National.  If you are deaf or hearing impaired, please call us through the National Relay Service.

Learn more about Womensline.

 

Mensline

1800 600 636, available between 9am – midnight, 7 days.

If you are a Queenslander, you identify as male, and you are either experiencing or using domestic and family violence in your relationship, please call DVConnect’s Mensline. DVConnect Mensline is a free, telephone crisis counselling referral, information and support help line. The DVConnect Mensline is available by calling 1800 600 636 between 9am – midnight, 7 days. Mensline offers counselling, referral and support for both men who are experiencing domestic violence, as well as men who are using violence in their relationships, to help them amend their behaviours. 

If you need a translator or interpreter please call us through TIA National.  If you are deaf or hearing impaired, please call us through the National Relay Service.

Learn more about Mensline.

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! 

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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.