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Helpful Links

Counselling Services

Centre Against Violence

Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

www.centreagainstviolence.org.au

Ph: (03) 5722 2203

 

Sexual Assault Crisis Line

24 hours 7 days

Ph: 1800806 292

 

Safe Steps Family Response Centre 

24 hours 7 days

Ph: 1800 015 188

 

National Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence Counselling Service ( 1800 RESPECT)

24 hours 7 days

Ph: 1800 737 732

 

Lifeline 

24 hours 7 days for anyone needing crisis support

Ph: 131 114

 

Kids Helpline

24 hours 7 days for young people aged 5-25

Ph: 1800 551 800

 

Suicide Line 

24 hours 7 days  for anyone affected by suicide

Ph: 1300 651 251

 

Gambler’s Help

24 hours 7 days

Ph: 1800 858 858

 

Parent Line 

8am – Midnight – 7 days for parents/carers/guardians with children from birth to 18 years

Ph: 13 22 89

 

Brother to Brother Aboriginal Mens’s Crisi Line

24 hours 7 days

Ph: 1800 435 799

 

Men’s Line 

24 hours 7 days for men with relationship & family concerns

Ph: 1300 789 978

 

Drugs & Alcohol – Direct line

24 hours 7 days for people affected by drugs and alcohol

Ph: 1800 888 236

 

Adult Mental Health

24 hours 7 days

Wangaratta Ph: 1300 783 347

Wodonga Ph: 1300 881 104

 

PaNDa Perinatal Anxiety & Depression Australia

Monday to Friday – 9am – 7:30pm

for adults and families across Australia affected by anxiety and depression during pregnancy and in the first year of parenthood.

Ph: 1300 726 306

Support Services

Domestic Violence Victoria

Peak body for domestic violence services for women and children. www.dvvic.org.au

 

CASA Forum

Peak body of the 15 Centres Against Sexual Assault and the Sexual Assault Crisis Line. www.casa.org.au

Safe Steps – Victoria 

Victorian state-wide service for women experiencing violence and abuse from a partner or ex partner, another family member or someone else you are close to. www.safesteps.org.au

 

Beyond Housing 

Housing support services-aiming to house people and keep them housed in social housing. https://www.beyondhousing.org.au/ 

 

Junction

JSS is committed to social change and has been working to reduce poverty and homelessness in communities in North East Victoria since 1989. The organisation is not for profit and provides a range of specialised and practical support services to assist people to access community, welfare, health and education services. http://www.junction.org.au/

 

InTouch Multicultural Centre Against Violence 

InTouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence works with women & children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds (CALD) who are victims/survivors of domestic violence. https://intouch.org.au/

 

Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation

Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation is a focal point for Australian Indigenous people living within our service area. We provide services that will meet the needs of local Indigenous people and re-establish and strengthen our cultural values and connection to the area. http://mungabareena.com/

 

VACCA – Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency

Integrated Family Services. https://www.vacca.org/ 

 

Dardi Munwurro (Strong Spirit) Specialist

Aboriginal Family Violence Specialist. https://www.dardimunwurro.com.au/ 

 

Smiling Minds

Smiling Mind is modern meditation for young people. It is a unique web and App-based program, designed to help bring balance to young lives. http://smilingmind.com.au/

Health Services

Connecting Care

A comprehensive web based directory providing secure messaging and E referral for health professionals. www.connectingcare.com

 

Women’s Health Goulburn North East 

Is a dynamic, independent feminist organisation committed to improving the health and wellbeing of women. www.whealth.com.au

 

Albury Wodonga Aboriginal Health Services

AWAHS is a non-profit organisation that was developed and set up to cater for the primary health care needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their families.

https://awahs.com.au/

Ph: 1800 421 640

 

Gateway Health

Maternal and child health, GP Clinic, Sexual Health Clinic, Gender Clinic, Allied Health Services, Alcohol and Other Drugs Services. http://gatewayhealth.org.au/

 

Clinic 35 – Gateway Sexual & Reproductive Health

https://www.gatewayhealth.org.au/services/sexual-health-clinics

Wangaratta & Myrtleford Ph: (03) 5723 2000

Wodonga Ph: 1800 657 573

 

Albury Sexual Health Service 

https://www.awh.org.au/services-departments/community-health-allied-health-dental-rehabilitation/community-health/albury-sexual-health-service-clinic-72

Ph: (02) 6058 1831

 

Meryula Clinic

Benalla Health – https://www.benallahealth.org.au/n/Sexualhealthclinicopens-430-150/

Ph: (03) 5761 4500

GV Health Shepparton – http://www.gvhealth.org.au/services/community-services/community-health-team/

Ph: 1800 222 582

Thorne Harbour Health

LGBTIQ Health Organisation

Located in Bendigo & Melbourne

Ph: 1800 134 840

https://thorneharbour.org/

 

Monash Health Gender Clinic

https://monashhealth.org/services/gender-clinic/

Ph: (03) 9556 5216

 

Royal Childrens Hospital Gender Service

www.rch.org.au/adolescent-medicine/gender-service/

 

Transgender Victoria 

https://transgendervictoria.com/

Ph: (03) 9020 4642

Youth Services

Alphabet Crew, GIG & North East Pride Collective, WayOut Wodonga

www.facebook.com/wayoutwodonga

Liquorice Alsorts, Nexus

Ph: 1300 773 352

 

SHINE, NESAY

www.nesay.com.au

Ph: (03) 5720 2201

The Bridge Youth Service 

www.thebridge.org.au

Ph: (03) 5831 2390

The Diversity Project, Uniting

https://www.unitingvictas.org.au/services/family-services/youth-family-services/diversity-project/ 

Ph: (03) 5831 6157

Legal Services

Womens Legal Help

Women’s Legal Service Victoria (WLSV) is a not for profit organisation providing free and confidential legal information, advice, referrals and representation to women in Victoria. http://www.womenslegal.org.au/

 

Magistrates Court VIC

The court can make intervention orders to protect people who have experienced violent, threatening or abusive behaviour.
There are two types of intervention orders:

  • a family violence intervention order helps to protect you from a family member who is violent to you
  • a personal safety intervention order helps to protect you from someone, other than a family member, who makes you feel unsafe

https://www.mcv.vic.gov.au/intervention-orders

 

Victoria Police

Information about Victorian Police services including crime prevention, recruitment and various other programs and initiatives. www.police.vic.gov.au

 

Victorian Legal Aid

Ph: 1300 792 387

www.legalaid.vic.gov.au

 

Victoria Police Gay & Lesbian Liaison Officers (GLLO)

Wangaratta (03) 5723 0888

Wodonga (02) 6049 2600

Mansfield (03) 5775 2555

Benalla (03) 5760 0200

Shepparton (03) 5820 5777

https://www.police.vic.gov.au/LGBTIQ-liaison-officers

 

The Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine

Clinical and pathological services, courses, research articles as PDF downloads including the coronial process. VIFM services are only available through Victorian Police. www.vifm.org

Community Against Crime

This program was developed to assist people in reducing crime, police do a wonderful job but they cant be everywhere, with our program we can pass information on to the community about crime and what to look out for e.g; scams, theft, burglary’s, smash and grabs etc, intern any information that comes back to us will be handed to police. http://communityagainstcrime.org/about-us/

Local Hospitals

North East Health – Wangaratta [site of Centre Against Violence Crisis Care Unit]

35 – 47 Green Street, Wangaratta, VIC 3677

http://nhw.hume.org.au/about/

 

 Albury Wodonga Health [site of Centre Against Violence Crisis Care Unit]

Albury Campus – 201 Borella Rd, East Albury NSW 2640

Wodonga Campus – Vermont Street, Wodonga VIC 3690

 www.wrhs.org.au 

 

Benalla Health

45-63 Coster St, Benalla VIC 3672
Mansfield District Hospital
53 Highett St, Mansfield VIC 3722