Help at hand
The City of Sydney has released a booklet called 'Domestic Violence is a Crime' to help people who have experienced domestic or family violence. The booklet was written by NSW Police with support from the City. The City aims to make the crime reporting process clearer and less intimidating.
The booklet includes information such as:
- how to find protection
- how to apply for an apprehended domestic violence order
- who to contact for help
- emergency accommodation services.
Pick up a copy
You can pick up a copy from:
- police stations
- court houses
- City libraries
- community centres
- Redfern Legal Centre
- Inner City Legal Centre
- Women’s Legal Services NSW
- Wirringa Baiya Aboriginal Women’s Legal Centre.
Call 000 (triple zero) in an emergency.
Domestic Violence LineFree call 24 hours a day1800 65 64 63
NSW Rape Crisis CentreFree call 24 hours a day
1800 424 017
Lifeline24 hour crisis line
Last updated: Friday, 22 November 2013