DVConnect’s Womensline is Queensland’s only 24 hour, 7 days a week, 365 days a year crisis response telephone helpline. We help Queenslanders who want to escape domestic violence. Our service is for anyone identifying as a female, regardless of age, accessibility, ethnicity, gender orientation, or ethnicity. This includes our friends in the LGBTQ community.

Our goal is to respond to your immediate safety needs. We can provide you with:

  • Emergency transport ie taxi, bus, train or plane to remove you from violence
  • Safe, emergency motel accommodation
  • Specialist crisis counselling
  • Safety planning, Information, referrals and support for those living with domestic violence
  • Safe accommodation for pets through our Pets In Crisis program.


You are not alone!  Everyday our counsellors support Queenslanders who fear violent partners, ex-partners or family members. In 2017/2018 financial year, Womensline received 98,174 phone calls and referrals. Domestic and family violence can happen to anyone, regardless of your occupation, your age, ethnicity, religion, disability or sector of the community.

We help everyone! If English is your second language, or you’re not comfortable speaking English, please use our translator service. If you are hearing impaired, have trouble speaking, please use the National Relay Service to call us.


Call Womensline Queensland

Call 1800 811 811

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.