Domestic and family violence

Get help for domestic, family and sexual violence

If you are experiencing domestic, family or sexual violence, you should call a friend or a support service listed below.

You can also call:

  • 1800 RESPECT 1800 737 732 - this is a national sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service
  • the Northern Territory Police on 131 444.

Find out more about how to report domestic and family violence.

You can find out how to contact other community social services from the Northern Territory Council of Social Services' (NTCOSS) online directory.

Read below to find your nearest support service.

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ServiceContact
Women's Safety Services of Central Australia - shelter Phone: 08 8952 6075
Women's Safety Services of Central Australia - outreach team Phone: 08 8953 7648
Tangentyere Council Aboriginal Corporation - Mens' Outreach Assessment & Referral Service (MOARS) Phone: 08 8952 1430
Sexual Assault Referral Centre  Phone: 08 8955 4500
Hermannsburg Safe House - operated by Territory FamiliesPhone: 08 8954 9151
Lajamanu Safe House - operated by Territory FamiliesPhone: 08 8975 0373
Ti-Tree Safe House - operated by Territory FamiliesPhone: 08 8956 9019
Yuendumu Safe House - operated by Territory Families Phone: 08 8956 4138

ServiceContact
Dawn House Inc. - shelter, counselling and outreach Phone: 08 8945 1388
Darwin Aboriginal and Indigenous Women’s Shelter and Outreach Phone: 08 8945 2284
Salvation Army NT Property Trust - Catherine Booth House  Phone: 08 8981 5928
Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA) - Domestic and Family Violence Centre Phone: 08 8932 9155
Sexual Assault Referral Centre Phone: 08 8922 6472
Ruby Gaea Darwin Centre Against Sexual ViolencePhone: 08 8945 0155
Tiwi Islands - Milikapiti Safe House - CatholicCare NT Phone: 08 8970 9007
Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu) Safe House  -operated by Territory Families Phone: 08 8970 9161

ServiceContact
Katherine Women’s Crisis Centre - crisis accommodation, outreach and counselling Phone: 08 8972 1332
Sexual Assault Referral CentrePhone: 08 8973 8524
Borroloola Safe House - Mabunji Aboriginal Resource Association Phone: 08 8975 8738
Beswick/Wugularr Safe House - operated by Territory Families Phone: 08 8975 4464
Nauiyu Safe House - CatholicCare NTPhone: 08 8978 2876
Gunbalanya Women's Safe House - West Arnhem Regional Council Phone: 08 8970 3700
Kalkarindji Safe House - operated by Territory Families Phone: 08 8975 1179
Ngukurr Safe House - operated by Territory Families Phone 08 8975 4434
Peppimenarti Safe House - operated by Territory FamiliesPhone: 08 8978 2028
Wadeye Safe House - One Tree Community Services Inc. Phone: 08 8978 1020
Yarralin Safe House - operated by Territory FamiliesPhone: 08 8975 1103

Services Contacts
Nhulunbuy crisis accommodation Phone: 08 8987 1166
Groote Eylandt: Angurugu Safe House - operated by Territory FamiliesPhone: 08 8987 6726
Maningrida Safe House  operated by Territory FamiliesPhone: 08 8979 5861
Ramingining Safe House - operated by Territory FamiliesPhone: 08 8979 7879

ServicesContacts
Tennant Creek Women’s Refuge - crisis accommodation, outreach and counselling Phone: 08 8962 1940
Sexual Assault Referral CentrePhone: 08 8962 4361
Ali Curung Safe House - Barkly Shire Council Phone: 08 8964 1967
Elliott Safe House - Barkly Shire Council Phone: 08 8969 2097

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Last updated: 07 April 2020

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