Our vision is for a community free from sexual assault and family violence, and a society underpinned by the principles of gender equality, social justice and human rights.
Our service provides 24 hour immediate crisis care and support for anyone who has experienced a recent sexual assault.Find out more »
We provide free and confidential trauma-informed counselling in the Barwon and Wimmera regions.Find out more »
Free and confidential case management support to women and children experiencing family violence across the Barwon region.Find out more »
Training & Education
We run a range of training sessions to support the primary prevention of violence against women and family violence.Find out more »
We strive to deliver prevention programs that have significant reach and influences within our communities.Find out more »
The Sexual Assault & Family Violence Centre
Supporting the Victorian community throughout Barwon, Wimmera, and the South West regions, we offer a specialist range of support services to all people impacted by sexual and family violence, encompassing 24 hour crisis response, case management, therapeutic counselling and group programs, early intervention programs, refuge and housing support, legal services, professional training and primary prevention initiatives. We also provide specialised support for all victims of crime through the Victims Assistance Program for Barwon and the South West.
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Donations & Fundraising
We appreciate the generosity of donors to be able to offer further comfort and support to adults and children who access our services. All donations over $2 are tax deductible and used for direct service.Donate Now »