Being affected by crime, assault or trauma can be a difficult and confusing experience for anyone. We provide confidential and individualized therapeutic counselling for women to manage trauma or difficulties that have arisen following sexual assault and/or family violence. If you have been the victim of a serious crime in Victoria you may be eligible for financial assistance to help you recover from the effects of the crime.  This may include crimes such as domestic and family violence, sexual assault, physical assault and homicide. Women Assist Counselling helps victims of crime with:
  • counselling
  • psychotherapy
  • advocacy
To access Women Assist counselling service, you must first, either contact Victims of Crime Helpline on 1800 819 817  to get advice about reporting a crime, or you can visit the Victorian Government’s Victims of Crime website which offers information, advice and support for you and your family