Other support services

Domestic violence

Domestic violence support services

Staying Home Leaving Violence

A program to improve the safety of women who want to live separately from a violent partner but remain at home, even if the home is owned or leased by the abusive person.

Redfern: 02 9699 9036Eastern Sydney: 0439 414 673

Relationships Australia

Individual and family counselling for victims of domestic and family violence, dispute resolution and separation services, and courses in post-separation parenting and family violence prevention.

1300 364 277

Sydney City Family Relationship Centre

Supports people with any matters relating to strengthening relationships, helping families stay together, and assisting families through separation.

02 8235 1500
Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays: 9am–6pm
Wednesdays: 9am–2pm
Fridays: 9am–5pm

Family Referral Service

Barnardos Australia links children, young people, and families with available support services in their local areas.

1800 066 757
Monday to Friday

Inner Sydney Tenants Advice and Advocacy Service

Information, advice and advocacy for tenants in NSW.

02 9698 5975

RSPCA NSW Safe Beds for Pets

Secure and affordable emergency accommodation for pets whilst owners are leaving a domestic or family violence situation.

02 9782 4408


Delivers a range of payments and services for people at times of major change.

Family Assistance Office:
136 150

Multilingual Information Line:
131 202

Disability, Sickness and Carers:
132 717

Inner city office locations:

137–153 Crown Street

140 Redfern Street

Australia Post

Accepts applications for free 12-month redirection of personal mail. 


Last updated: Wednesday, 7 June 2017