Is someone you know violent?

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, call 000.


Family violence is a pattern of violent and controlling behaviours that take many different forms. It happens within intimate relationships as well as between family members and is rarely a one-off incident.

Are you concerned about how a friend, colleague or relative behaves towards their partner, children or another family member?

Call us for support and information

1300 766 491

When you call us, we can talk about your concerns and give you information about what you can do.

Do not attempt to intervene in a situation involving physical violence, or where physical violence might occur. Call the police on 000.

Feeling intimidated?

If you feel intimidated by your partner or a family member, or have been forced to change the way you behave because you are frightened of their reaction, you may be experiencing family violence.