1800 Respect (National Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Family Violence Counselling Service)

Domestic/Family Violence

1800 Respect (National Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Family Violence Counselling Service)
Region
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description

National counselling helpline, information and support 24 hours a day, 7 days per week

Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation
Region
Tennant Creek
Aboriginal Service
Short Description

Anyinginyi is a multi-disciplinary organisation which provides primary health care services to the people of Tennant Creek and the surrounding Barkly region.

Address
P O Box 403
Tennant Creek
NT 0861
Catholiccare
Organisation Name
Region
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description

• Youth Diversion Program
• Youth Outreach
• Tenancy Support Program
• Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMS)
• Partners In Recovery (PIR)
• Taking Action to Tackle Suicide
• Men and Family Relationships
• Financial Wellbeing and Capability
• Specialised Family Violence Counselling
• Children, Families and Individual Counselling
• Intensive Family Preservation Program
• Children and Parenting Support

Catholiccare
Organisation Name
Region
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description

• Specialised Family Violence Counselling
• Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMS)
• Men and Family Relationships
• Marriage Education – Foccus
• Family Relationships Education & Skills Training – Groupwork
• Counselling Catholic School Students Ltyentye Apurte Catholic Education Centre in Santa Teresa
• Counselling – Family & Relationship counselling
• Children’s Contact Services
• Alcohol and Other Drugs – Kids in Focus
• Aged Care Advocacy
• No More Violence campaign

Address
PO Box 1821,
Alice Springs NT 0871
Central Australian Aboriginal Family Legal Unit  (CAAFLU)
Region
Tennant Creek
Aboriginal Service
Short Description

Our primary focus is to provide Aboriginal victims of family violence, including sexual abuse, with legal advice and casework, counseling, information, assistance, support and referral services.

Central Australian Aboriginal Family Legal Unit (CAAFLU)
Region
Central Australia
Aboriginal Service
Short Description

Our primary focus is to provide Aboriginal victims of family violence including sexual abuse, with legal advice and casework, counseling, information, assistance, support and referral services.

Central Australian Women’s Legal Service (CAWLS)
Region
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description

domestic violence, family law, legal service, women’s legal service

Central Australian Women’s Legal Service (CAWLS)
Region
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description

CAWLS is a non profit organisation providing free and confidential legal assistance to women in Central Australia and the Barkly Region.

Changing for Good
Organisation Name
Region
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
NPY Women’s Council Domestic Violence Service
Region
Central Australia
Aboriginal Service
Short Description

Case management, advocacy and support for women from NPY Lands experiencing DFV, community awareness workshops.

Address
PO Box 8921
Alice Springs, NT 0871
NT Police
Organisation Name
Region
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
NT Police
Organisation Name
Region
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Services Australia
Organisation Name
Region
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description

Please refer to Department of Human Services website for up to date information on services

Tangentyere Council
Organisation Name
Region
Central Australia
Aboriginal Service
Tennant Creek Women’s Refuge
Region
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description

Support Services and Crisis Accommodation for women and accompanying children who are victims or in fear of family/domestic violence. DFV Counselling Service, Community Education, Outreach Services and Emergency Relief Funds.

Address
P O Box 754
Tennant Creek
NT 0861
Women’s Safety Services of Central Australia (WoSSCA)  – Outreach Program
Region
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description

The Outreach team provides free support to any woman in Alice Springs who has experienced, or continues to experience, domestic violence.

Address
PO Box 3219
Alice Springs 0870
Women’s Safety Services of Central Australia (WoSSCA) – Crisis Accommodation
Region
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description

Women’s Safety Services of Central Australia (WoSSCA) provides a range of support for women and children experiencing domestic and family violence. The services include emergency accommodation, outreach support, court support and counselling

Address
PO Box 3219
Alice Springs 0870
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