Victims of Crime Services in Hobart and Tasmania

Victims of Crime

  • 1800RESPECT – National counselling helpline, information and support 24/7 – Are you experiencing sexual assault or domestic and family violence? Seeking to support someone who is? We can help. Phone 1800RESPECT on 1800 737 732 or visit For more information about a service in your state or local area download the DAISY App in the App Store or Google Play.
  • Alternatives to Violence Project AVPQ is a growing community of people who support those actively seeking nonviolent solutions to conflict. Members share experiences, skills, information and their time. It is a multicultural, independent, non-profit association of trained volunteers, offering experiential workshops that help people to change their lives.


  • ASCA – Advocates for Survivors of Child Abuse is a national not-for-profit organisation of survivors supporting other survivors.


  • Australian Childhood Foundation– This website aims to give adults a better understanding about child abuse and its impact on children, families and all of us.
  • Centacare Tasmania– Centacare runs programs which help combat family violence, including crisis intervention, counselling, and group programs for perpetrators of violence regardless of religion, race, cultural or economic circumstance.
  • Crime Stoppers  – Phone 1800 005 555.  If you need police to attend an address or you need immediate police assistance DO NOT PHONE CRIME STOPPERS. In an emergency dial 000
  • Violence Against Women Australia Says NO– Provides Information for young people, parents and the community on identifying and avoiding abusive and violent relationships and where to find help.
  • When Love Hurts – Provides contacts for various support and information services.

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