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Sexual Assault

If you have been sexually assaulted recently or in the past and would like assistance, you can contact any of the following for support:

LocationService NameAboutContact
Atherton Tablelands Sexual Assault Service Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to people who have been sexually assaulted during their lives and support and education for parents, siblings and friends. (07) 4091 4036

Brisbane-  Wooloowin

WWILD Sexual Violence Prevention Service Providing counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women with intellectual disabilities aged 14 years and over who have been, or are at risk being sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 3262 9877

Brisbane-  Strathpine and Buranda

Living Well Provides face to face and telephone counselling for men who have been sexually abused in childhood or sexually assaulted as an adult, and their partners and family. Web resources and training is available for professionals.

(07) 3028 4648

Brisbane-  West End IWSS - Immigrant Women’s Support Service Provides counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to immigrant and refugee women aged 15 years and over of non-English speaking backgrounds whose children have been, or are at risk of being, sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 3846 3490

Brisbane- Windsor

MARS - Men Affected by Rape and Sexual Assault Service MARS is a self-help group that meets weekly, for recovery from sexual assault. Each participant is able to meet their own particular needs at their own pace by making their own decisions about when to speak, how much to share, speaking of their own personal experience and using the group for as long as they need. Each participant makes his own decisions about attending. The meetings are held at Stonewall Medical Centre. (07) 3857 1222
Brisbane-  Woodridge Murrigunyah Family and Cultural Healing Centre Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women aged 15 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 3290 4254
Brisbane- Woolloongabba BRISSC - Brisbane Rape and Incest Survivors Support Centre Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women aged 15 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 3391 0004
BundabergPhoenix House Bundaberg Area Sexual Assault Service Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral service to young people aged 15 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 4153 4299
CairnsCairns Sexual Assault Service
(Family Planning Queensland – multiple locations across QLD)
Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to people who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 4031 3590
Camp HillZig Zag Young Women’s Resource Centre  Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to young women aged 12 to 25 years who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 3843 1823
Cannonvale Whitsunday Sexual Assault Service Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women aged 15 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 4946 2999
Gladstone Gladstone Region Sexual Assault Service Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to men and women who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 4979 1456

Gympie and Murgon

Morayfield

Laurel Place, Sunshine Cooloola Services Against Sexual Violence Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women aged 15 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 5482 7911

(07) 5499 2096
IpswichDomestic Violence Action Centre (DVAC – formerly knows as The Ipswich Women’s Centre Against Domestic Violence) Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to men and women who have been sexually assaulted during their lives.

(07) 3816 3000

Kingaroy South Burnett Women’s Service (Centacare) Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women aged 15 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 4162 5439
LoganCentre Against Sexual Violence (CASV) Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women and girls aged 12 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 3808 3299
MaroochydoreLaurel Place, Sunshine Cooloola Services Against Sexual Violence Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women aged 15 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 5443 4711
Queensland WideStatewide Sexual Assault Helpline Provide a free and confidential sexual assault helpline which provides telephone services to support young people, women and men who have experienced sexual assault. 1800 010 120 7.30am - 11.30pm, 7 days a week
Rockhampton The Women's Health Centre Rockhampton  Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women who have been sexually assaulted during their lives and support and education for parents, sibilings and friends. (07) 4922 6585
SouthportGold Coast Centre Against Sexual Violence Inc Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women aged 15 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 5591 1164
TownsvilleThe Women's Centre Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women aged 15 years and over who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 4775 7555
West EndSisters Inside Inc Provide counselling, support, group work, advocacy, information, advice and referral to women aged 17 years and over in the criminal justice system who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 3844 5066

Wide Bay
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Hervey Bay
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Maryborough
- Gayndah
- Biggenden

Wide Bay Sexual Assault Services Provide counselling, support, advocacy, information, advice and referral to people who have been sexually assaulted during their lives. (07) 4194 5230

Queensland Health Sexual Assault Service

LocationService NameAboutContact

Brisbane- Caboolture
- Herston
- Logan
- Redcliffe
- Redlands

SART - Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Sexual Assault  Response Team Support directly following a sexual assault and follow up counselling and support in the early stages of recovery. (07) 3646 5207
Ipswich Social Worker, Emergency Department Support directly following a sexual assault and follow up counselling and support. (07) 3810 1111
Longreach Longreach Women’s Sexual Assault Support Service Support following a sexual assault. (07) 4652 7983
MackayMackay Sexual Health and Assault Service Sexual assault and sexual health support. (07) 4968 3919
(07) 4968 6000 - After hours
Mount Isa Mount Isa Sexual Assault Service Support following a sexual assault. (07) 4744 4447
ToowoombaKobi House, Sexual Assault Support Service Sexual assault and sexual health support. (07) 4616 6950
(07) 4616 6000 - After hours

Other Queensland Sexual Assault Services

LocationServiceAboutPhone

Australia Wide

1800 RESPECT National sexual assault, domestic violence counselling service. 1800 737 732
Kids Helpline Private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25. 1800 551 800
Lifeline 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services. 13 11 14
Queensland WideChild Safety Queensland Government agency for child protection services. 1800 811 810
(07) 3224 8045
DVConnect A state wide telephone service offering anyone affected by domestic or family violence free crisis counselling and support 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

1800 811 811

Mensline: 1800 600 636
9am - midnight, 7 days a week.

Legal Aid Provide access to justice for disadvantaged Queenslanders by providing legal information, advice and representation. 1300 651 188
Queensland Police Service Works to ensure the safety and security of the community. 000 EMERGENCIES
131 444 Policelink
1800 333 000 Crime Stoppers
Victim Assist Queensland Assisting in the recovery of victims of crime who have been injured as a result of an act of violence through provision of financial assistance. 1300 546 587
Women's Legal Service Community Legal Centre that provides free legal advice and information to women in Queensland. Statewide helpline: 1800 957 957 (Mon-Fri 9am-3pm) 
Rural, Regional and Remote Line: 1800 457 117 (Tues 9:30am-1:30pm)
Admin Line: (07) 3392 0644 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)
Last updated: 7 November 2019