Indigenous Legal Aid Services

Indigenous legal aid services may be able to offer help to Indigenous clients who need legal help and do not have a lawyer.

ACT/New South Wales
Aboriginal Legal Service
(02) 8842 8000
www.alsnswact.org.au

Victoria
Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service
1800 865 064
www.vals.org.au  

Queensland
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Community Legal Services
(07) 4722 5111
www.atsils.com.au

South Queensland
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders Legal Service
1800 012 255
www.lsc.sa.gov.au

Western Australia
Aboriginal Legal Service
1800 019 900
www.als.org.au

South Australia
Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement
1800 643 222
www.alrm.org.au

Tasmania
Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre
1800 132 260
tacinc.com.au

Northern Territory
Aboriginal Justice Agency
1800 898 251
www.naaja.org.au

Domestic violence services

QUEENSLAND

Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Legal Service
1800 88 77 00
Email:  help@qifvls.com.au
www.qifvls.com.au

VICTORIA

Djirra
1800 105 303
djirra.org.au

AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY

Domestic Violence Crisis Service
(02) 6280 0900

NEW SOUTH WALES

Domestic Violence Line
1800 656 463 (free call 24 hours)

Domestic Violence Advocacy Service
(02) 8745 6999 (9.30am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm - 4.30pm, closed Wednesday afternoon)

Rape Crisis Centre
(02) 9819 6565 (24 hours)

Women’s and Girls’ Emergency Centre
(02) 9360 5388

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Nunga Mi:Minar
Support for Indigenous people affected by domestic and family violence
(08) 8223 2200
TTY 1300 782 200 

Family Violence Legal Services Aboriginal Corporation
1800 111 052 (Port Augusta)
1800 839 052 (Ceduna)
1800 309 912 (Port Lincoln)
www.fvlsac.org.au

Muna Paiendi
For people who have experienced sexual assault and abuse
(08) 8182 9206

Family support and counselling
Child Abuse Report Line
13 14 78 (24 hours/7 days) to report suspected child abuse or neglect

Family support and counselling services

Family Relationship Centres

Some Family Relationship Centres have Indigenous staff who can offer advice and assistance. Call 1800 050 321 or go to www.familyrelationships.gov.au for more information.

Lifeline

13 11 14
www.lifeline.org.au

Mission Australia Helpline

1300 886 999
www.missionaustralia.com.au

Relationships Australia

(02) 9418 8800 or 1300 364 277
www.relationships.org.au

Salvation Army

13 72 58
www.salvationarmy.org.au/need-help

Tresillian

1300 272 736
24 hour information and counselling for parents or carers of children under five years
www.tresillian.org.au

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