GETTING HELP

In an emergency dial 000  

If you need help, don't forget there is always someone available to listen and help

24/7 Ring  DV Line 1800 656 463 or  18000 RESPECT (1800 737 732) 

Our email/contact is not monitored 

Interpreter Cards

If you or someone you know needs help who does not speak english we have interpreter cards for download in 4 different languages, FarsiIndonesianChinese  and Spanish. We also have some pages with more languages so that you can also identify their language and ring the interpreter service.

Also to help out with establishing someone's language we have an identification chart for you to download and keep on hand for people to identify their language.

LINKS

Centrelink Crisis Payment - speak to a Social Worker

Family Law 

Family Violence Law Help (familyviolencelaw.gov.au) is a national website for people wanting to understand domestic and family violence, the law and where to get help.

It can be used by people affected by domestic and family violence, educators and frontline workers.

Family Violence Law Help has free, easy to understand information about:

  • domestic and family violence
  • family law
  • child protection law
  • Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders, and
  • where to get help.
  • The website can be translated into different languages and has useful factsheets that can be downloaded or printed. It uses illustrations throughout to help with readability.

 Free Phone Apps:

Aurora app for Android and Apple - It includes Legal Aid's  information about DV

iMatter app for Android and Apple

 ANY SERVICE WHO NEEDS RESOURCES FOR WOMEN EXPERIENCING DFV - CONTACT CAMPBELLTOWN CITY COUNCIL FOR COPIES OF THE CHARMED AND DANGEROUS BOOKLET AND THE WOMEN'S POCKET CARD.

CONTACT NUMBERS FOR SERVICES IN CAMPBELLTOWN

If you are experiencing any form of domestic violence, there is 24/7 help
Women can call 1800 RESPECT (737 732)
Men can call 1300 789 978

Crisis and Emergency Services

Police, Fire and Ambulance     000

Domestic Violence Hotline     1800 65 64 63

Links2Home                           1800 152 152

Lifeline                                    13 11 14

FACS Helpline (to report child abuse and neglect)     13 21 11

NSW Rape Crisis                    1800 424 017

Campbelltown City Council     4645 4579

Additional Contacts

Police

Campbelltown                        4620 1199

Macquarie Fields                   9605 0499 

Domestic & Family Abuse Services

Macarthur Women's DV Court Advocacy Service        4640 7333

Centre for Women's, Children's and Family Health     1800 077 760

WILMA                                                                          0246 27 2955

 

Aboriginal Services 

Macarthur Family and Youth Service                           4640 1100

Macarthur Women's DV Court Advocacy Service       4640 7333

Tharawal Aboriginal Corporation                                 4628 4837

Wirringa Baiya Aboriginal Women's Legal Centre      1800 686 587

Gateway                                                                      0246 28 0008

Temporary Accomodation/Housing/Refuge Referral

Links2Home                                                               1800 152 152

Housing NSW Interpreter Line                                   1300 652 488

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Services

Telephone Interpreting Service                              131 450

Focus Connect                                                        02462 7 1188

Immigrant Women's Speakout Association            9635 8022

Children and Youth Services

Traxside Youth Health Service (12 - 24yrs)            0246 33 0880

Kids Helpline                                                           1800 551 800

Macarthur Family & Youth  Services                        0246 20 4667

Uniting Burnside Youth Services                            4628 3199

Counselling and Support

Benevolent Society                                                 1800 077 780

Community Health Counselling (generalist)            4633 4100

WILMA Women's Health Centre                             4627 2955

BaptistCare Relationship Services                         1300 275 227

Uniting Counselling & Mediation                             0246 29 7000

Family

Uniting Brighter Futures                                          0246 21 9300

Anglicare Family Support/Counselling                    1300 651 728

Macarthur Family & Youth Services                        0246 20 4667

Grief Counselling

Grief Support Inc. (24hr)                                          9489 6644

Lifeline Suicide and Survivor Support Group           13 11 14

Relationship

Catholic Care                                                           0242 54 9394

 Relationships Australia                                           1300 364 277

Unifam Counselling and Mediation Service             0246 29 7070

Sexual Assault and Child Sexual Assault

South West Sydney Sexual Assault Service           8738 4844

                  After Hours                                            8738 3000

NSW Rape Crisis                                                     1800 424 017

FACS Helpline                                                          13 21 11

Rosebank Child Sexual Abuse Service                    9601 3790

WILMA Women's Health Centre                               4627 2955

Community Health Centres

Rosemeadow Health Centre                                    4633 4100

Narellan Health Centre                                             4640 3500

Ingleburn Health Centre                                            9605 8900

Hospitals (ask to page social workers)

Campbelltown/Camden                                            4634 3000

Financial Services 

Centrelink                                                                13 28 50 

Lifeline Budget Counselling Macarthur                   02 46 45 7200

Mission Australia (Financial Counselling)                0246 20 0201

Macarthur Legal Centre Inc. (Credit and Debt Advice)         0246 28 2042

 

Emergency Welfare  Assistance

St Vincent de Paul Society Campbelltown                            0246 25 1261

Salvation Army                                                                       0246 26 1545

Anglicare                                                                                8624 8600                                         

Legal Advice and Assistance

Law Access NSW                                                               1300 888 529

Macarthur Legal Centre Inc.                                               4628 2042

Domestic Violence Legal Advice Line                                1800 810 784

Women's Legal Contact Line                                             1800 801 501

Legal Aid Campbelltown Office                                          4628 2922

NSW Court Service - Campbelltown Court                        1300 679 272

Victims Support Line                                                           1800 633063

Ante-Natal and Post-Natal Services

Karitane Line (24hrs)                                                   1300 227 464

Parent Line                                                                  132 055

Antenatal Clinic - Campbelltown/Camden Hospital     4634 3000

Post Natal Info (Early Childhood Nursing Intake)        4634 3831

 Mental Health Services

Macarthur Mental Health Service (Intake)                  1300 787 799

Campbelltown Community Mental Health                  4629 5400

Headspace (12 - 25yrs)                                             4627 9089

Reproductive and Sexual Health and Termination Services

Women's Health Nurses (Pap, Breast, Pregnancy and Post Termination Checks, Counselling)                       4633 4100

LGBT Services and Information

ACON                                                                         9206 2000

Gay and Lesbian Counselling Service                       1800 184 527

Services Addressing Addictions

Al-Anon Friends/Family of AA                                    1300 252 666

Alcohol and Drug Information Service                        1800 422 599

G-Line                                                                        1800 633 635

Services for Carers and People with Disabilities

Macarthur Community Options                                 4645 4001

Northcott Society                                                      4625 1061

Intellectual Disability Rights                                     9318 0144

Multicultural Disability Advocacy                             9891 6400

National Relay Service for the Deaf                        133 677

Macarthur Disability Services                                 1800 683 232

Junction Works                                                       0246 26 5318

 

To find out more about domestic and family abuse the following websites are useful

https://au.reachout.com/articles/domestic-violence-support

https://www.ourwatch.org.au/

https://anrows.org.au/resources/news/new-adfv-clearinghouseanrows-paper-domestic-and-family-violence-best-practice

http://dvnsw.org.au/

 

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