Call 1800 010 120 between 7.30am - 11.30pm, 7 days

Adults & Adolescents

It is normal for an adolescent or adult who has experienced Sexual Assault to suffer one or all of the following affects or symptoms:

  • Sleeplessness
  • Startled
  • An overwhelming feeling of being unsafe or trusting no one
  • Headaches, nausea, dizziness and memory loss
  • Feeling fidgety and unable to concentrate
  • Staring out the window; having a blank mind or sometimes the opposite
  • Crying
  • Feeling numb
  • Feeling angry
  • Feeling “unclean”
  • Feeling alone and fearing being judged

Get the help you need now by calling DVConnect

Call 1800 010 120

I wish to sincerely thank you and the entire DVConnect team for their past and present assistance during these past few years of family turmoil. Without such a wonderful service it would be that much harder for women and children.

Jenny, Northgate Brisbane

We need your support.

With your donation we can:

  • Provide more emergency transport and accommodation to those escaping violence.
  • Provide more temporary accommodation for pets whose families have escaped domestic violence, until they set up a permanent home.
  • Provide more specialist counselling to those who have experienced domestic violence and/or sexual assault.
  • Educate the community about how we can help them, or someone they love, escape a domestically abusive relationship.