The Family Violence Program is free and confidential and includes education, short term support, advocacy, referral and court support for intervention orders or family court matters. The program offers outreach services to Tatura, Numurkah, Cobram, Euroa and Yarrawonga.
They help women and their children experiencing family violence including writing a safety plan with you, learn about the effects of family violence on the family, find emergency accommodation, apply for an Intervention Order, help you arrange installation of home alarms, security doors and new locks, and get you in contact with legal services and movers.
They also offer programs for children and young people and short term counselling for men and men’s behaviour change programs.
GVCASA provides free and confidential counselling and support services, including therapeutic counselling and advocacy for victim survivors of sexual assault and their non-offending families, partners and friends.
Services include 24/7 crisis care response to victim survivors of recent sexual assault, group counselling and support, and secondary consultations (including debriefing).
Switchboard provides peer-driven support services for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and gender diverse, intersex, queer and asexual (LGBTIQA+) people, their families, allies and communities. Switchboard’s peer-led services include Rainbow Door and QLife.
Rainbow Door is a free specialist LGBTIQA+ helpline providing information, support, referral and short term case management. We support people of all ages and identities with issues including family and intimate partner violence (including elder abuse), relationships, mental health and wellbeing.
The Orange Door Goulburn provides access to support and services for people at risk, including for family and domestic violence or abuse, and for families needing extra support with the wellbeing and development of children.
VincentCare Victoria’s family violence programs provide advocacy and support to women and children escaping family violence to support them to live safely and independently in the community. Based in Goulburn, VincentCare provides refuge accommodation and information on future housing options, as well as referrals to specialised counselling, court support, and material and financial assistance.
Rumbalara Aboriginal Co-operative Limited is an Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisation that provides culturally appropriate care and support to individuals, their families and their friends who are experiencing difficulties to improve not only their future, but also create safer and more cohesive communities.