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
Address: P O Box 403
Tennant Creek
NT 0861
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.

Catholiccare
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

• Youth Diversion Program
• Tenancy Support Program
• 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
Address: PO Box 1821,
Alice Springs NT 0871
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

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
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
NPY Women’s Council Domestic Violence Service
Address: PO Box 8921
Alice Springs, NT 0871
Region:
Central Australia
Aboriginal Service
Short Description:

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

NT Police
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
NT Police
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Services Australia
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
Region:
Central Australia
Aboriginal Service
Tennant Creek Women’s Refuge
Address: P O Box 754
Tennant Creek
NT 0861
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.

Women’s Safety Services of Central Australia (WoSSCA)  – Outreach Program
Address: PO Box 3219
Alice Springs 0870
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.

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

Alice Springs Womens Shelter (ASWS) 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