SUPPORT NUMBERS – Organisations where you can access support for a number of issues.
Fire/Police/Ambulance - in urgent/emergency situations 000 Local Police non urgent crime link 131 444
SEXUAL VIOLENCE Gold Coast Centre Against Sexual Violence, website: http://www.stopsexualviolence.com/ - address 179-181 Scarborough Street, Southport, Qld, Ph: 07 5591 1164
DV (Domestic Violence) Connect Sexual Violence line 1800 010 120
Bravehearts - FREE CALL 1800 272 831
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE DV Connect Women’s Line 1800 811 811 (freecall 24 hrs, call not recorded on your phone account) DV Connect face to face help and assistance with practical issues 9 – 5 Mon to Fri 5532 9000 DV Men’s Line 1800 600 636 (freecall 9am – midnight 7 days) DV Liaison officer for Gold Coast Police 5570 7921
Rizeup http://rizeup.com.au/ - phone number is 1800 737 723. Their aim is to meet the diverse needs of families fleeing domestic violence (which includes emotional and financial, not just physical violence) with food, blankets and urgent funds, etc.
Reflections. In partnership with Domestic Violence Prevention Centre and Centrelink and offer a free group for women to get together and provide information and resources and support. Their number is 5591 4222