Going through a crime, assault, or trauma can be an extremely difficult and stressful experience for anyone. To assist victims in dealing with their trauma or difficulties resulting from sexual assault or family violence, Cassandra Allen provides personalized and confidential therapeutic counselling services. Individuals can find a safe and supportive environment to express their feelings, concerns, and fears regarding their victimisation. Cassandra offers empathy, reassurance, and emotional support during legal proceedings.

“I deeply value the relationships I have built with the survivors I have counselled and the trust they have placed in me during their healing journeys. I sincerely desire to continue supporting them through their recovery process and empowering them to reclaim their lives.” – Cassandra Allen

Post-Tribunal Support: After completing the tribunal process, Cassandra is able to offer continuous support and counselling to individuals as they navigate the aftermath of a crime. She can assist people in coping with trauma, managing emotional difficulties, and accessing additional aid if required.

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 domestic and family violence, sexual assault, physical assault and homicide.

To access Women Assist Trauma Counselling; you must first either contact the 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 www.victimsofcrime.vic.gov.au/