Ph: 1800 806 292 provides after-hours telephone crisis counselling support, information, advocacy and referral to anyone living in Victoria who has experienced any form of sexual assault at any point in their lives. They also provide support to non-offending family and friends of victims.
Visit Sexual Assault Crisis Line website >
Ph: 1800 737 732 is a confidential service available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. They provide support for people experiencing or at risk of sexual assault or domestic/family violence and also to people supporting someone who has had these experiences such as friends, family and co-workers.
Visit 1800 RESPECT website >
Student Counselling Service at Federation University
Ph: (03) 5327 9470
Appointments available via Teams or Zoom. Our counsellors are trained and experienced in supporting and referring Federation students who have been impacted in any way by sexual harm or other forms of violence. The service is free and confidential.
Visit Counselling website >
Employee Assistance Program at Federation University
Ph: 1300 687 327
Federation University's employee assistance program (EAP) offers free and confidential counselling for all staff, available 24/7.
Visit the EAP website, under the Counselling and other support heading >
Ph: 13 11 14
Phone and online confidential crisis support, available 24/7
Visit Lifeline website >
Ph: 1800 184 527
Phone and online support and referral service for LGBTIQ+ people, available 3pm to midnight in your time zone.
Visit the QLife website >
Ph: 1300 78 99 78
Phone and online counselling service for men, available 24/7
Visit the MensLife website >
Ph: 1300 22 46 36
Phone and online mental health counselling and advice, available 24/7
Visit the Beyond Blue website >
Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National)
P: 131 450
Translation service for non-English speakers, available 24/7
Visit the TIS website >
National Relay Service (NRS)
Teletypewriter (TTS) service for Deaf people, available 24/7
Visit the NRS website >
NRS SMS relay: 0423 677 767
NRS Chat (formerly Internet Relay): https://nrschat.nrscall.gov.au/
eSafety Commissioner (Australia)
eSafety helps prevent and deal with harm caused by serious online abuse or illegal and restricted online content.