Domestic violence help
in your region
If you are in a domestic and family violence crisis, below is a list of crisis services, including local police, domestic violence police units, ambulance services, local hospital services, and fire and emergency services. If you cannot find local crisis support services for your area, you can find a list of state and national support services at the bottom of this page.
|The Shark Bay SES performs a critical role coordinating emergency services for a range of natural disasters and emergency incidents threatening life and property. The SES works in the community to provide assistance in response to floods, storms, tsunamis, earthquakes and road rescue.|
|The Useless Loop SES performs a critical role coordinating emergency services for a range of natural disasters and emergency incidents threatening life and property. The SES works in the community to provide assistance in response to floods, storms, tsunamis, earthquakes and road rescue.|
|The Shark Bay Police cover the areas of Carbla, Carrarang, Coburn, Denham, Dirk Hartog Island, Francois Peron National Park, Gilroyd, Hamelin Pool, Meadow, Monkey Mia, Nanga, Nerren Nerren, Shark Bay, Talisker, Tamala, Toolonga, Useless Loop, Woodleigh and Yalardy.|
The department of child protection and family support provide and fund a range of child safety and family support services throughout the state including mandatory reporting investigations and training, Working with Children Checks, fostering and adoption services, counselling and outreach programs, crisis accommodation, homelessness services, and emergency services support.
You may be eligible for emergency relief even if you’re not receiving Centrelink income support
The Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline is a state wide 24 hour service. This service provides support and counselling for women experiencing family and domestic violence. This includes:
The Men’s Domestic Violence Helpline is a state wide 24 hour service. This service provides counselling for men who are concerned about becoming violent or abusive. The service can provide:
Information and support is also available for men who have experienced family and domestic violence
1800RESPECT is a national sexual assualt and domestic violence counselling service.
1800RESPECT provide support and counselling for:
They can be contacted by phone or online chat, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
The WA Poisons Information Centre (WAPIC) is an emergency phone service to the states of Western Australia and South Australia and the Northern Territory providing management advice in cases of suspected poisoning and known poisonings. Advice is also provided on drug information and poisoning prevention.