Domestic Violence

Griffith Women's Refuge - (02) 6964 3381
Located at 96 Kookora St, Griffith NSW 2680. For women and their children experiencing domestic violence.

Ask Lois - www.asklois.org.au
Ask LOIS is a secure website providing a free legal online information service (LOIS) for community workers in NSW, who are  responding to women with legal needs. Ask LOIS is a project created and run by Women's Legal Service NSW. Ask LOIS provides community workers with free online training and advice on legal issues such as domestic violence, AVOs, family law, child protection, victims support and much more. It offers fortnightly webinars, a comprehensive resource library, case studies, videoconference appointments and a national DV service directory.

Domestic Violence NSW - www.dvnsw.org.au
Domestic Violence NSW is the peak, statewide representative body for a diverse range of specialist domestic and family violence services in New South Wales.Operating from a feminist, social justice perspective we work to improve the spectrum of policy, legislative and program responses to domestic and family violence (DFV) and to eliminate DFV through leadership in advocacy, partnerships and the promotion of good practice.

Domestic Violence NSW Government - www.domesticviolence.nsw.gov.au
There are many types of domestic and family violence. It is violent, abusive or intimidating behaviour by a partner, carer or family member to control, dominate or cause fear. It doesn’t have to be physical abuse. It can be emotional, psychological, financial, sexual or other types of abuse.It can affect anyone in the community, regardless of gender, sexual identity, race, age, culture, ethnicity, religion, disability, economic status or location.If you’re a victim of domestic and family violence, there is help available. Protect yourself when using this website and stay safe online by taking precautions such as deleting your internet history.  Anyone in immediate danger should call Triple Zero (000). For information, support and help, call the 24 hour Domestic Violence Line on 1800 65 64 63. To report suspected child abuse or neglect, call the 24 hour Child Protection Helpline on 132 111. Service providers can find out more about NSW Government domestic and family violence reforms, It Stops Here, Safer Pathway and other information at for service providers via this website.

White Ribbon - www.whiteribbon.org.au
White Ribbon is Australia’s only national, male led Campaign to end men’s violence against women.

Women's Legal Service NSW - www.wlsnsw.org.au/legal-services/domestic-violence-legal-service/
The Domestic Violence Legal Service is a specialist legal service for women experiencing domestic violence. Its main objective is to inform women who have experienced violence about their legal rights and to help women obtain access to justice.  Domestic Violence Legal Advice Line 1800 810 784