Where can I find help?

Phone 000 if:

  • domestic and family violence is happening now
  • a life is threatened.

If there is no immediate emergency, you can report domestic and family violence to the police by phoning Policelink on 13 14 44 or completing this online form.

Phone DVConnect on 1800 811 811 if you are escaping domestic and family violence and need a place of safety.

If you have concerns about the safety of children, contact Child Safety Services in the greater Logan area on 1300 679 849.

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Phone 000 if:

  • domestic and family violence is happening now
  • a life is threatened.

If there is no immediate emergency, you can report domestic and family violence to the police by phoning Policelink on 13 14 44.

Phone DVConnect on 1800 811 811 if you are escaping domestic and family violence and need a place of safety.

If you have concerns about the safety of children, contact Child Safety Services in the greater Logan area on 1300 679 849.

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Services in Logan and surrounds

Logan Specialist Regional Domestic and Family Violence Service (Centre for Women and Co) 3050 3060

Provides domestic violence counselling to adult victims and children and young people in Logan.

Centacare Domestic Violence Assistance Program 3807 7622

Offers court support services for women and children experiencing domestic and family violence.

Centre Against Sexual Violence 3808 3299

For all women in Logan and Redlands aged 12 years and over. The centre is committed to ending sexual violence against women and their children through healing, education and prevention.

Murri Sisters 3841 0133

Delivers mobile support case management to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and children escaping domestic violence who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

SHINE (YFS) 3826 1500

Formerly Beaudesert Domestic and Family Violence service, SHINE works alongside women and children impacted by domestic abuse to enhance their safety and wellbeing and empower them to thrive in a future free from domestic abuse. They also provide court-based services at the Beaudesert Magistrates Court.

Beenleigh, Eagleby and Northern Gold Coast Domestic and Family Violence Outreach Service (Domestic Violence Prevention Centre Gold Coast) 3807 9922

Offers information and domestic violence counselling and support to adult victims, children and young people who live in the Beenleigh, Eagleby and Northern Gold Coast areas.

99 Steps – Access Community Services 3412 8222

Provides domestic violence counselling, case management, information and referral, advocacy, court support and other assistance to culturally and linguistically diverse women and families affected by domestic and family violence. The service is operational Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 4.30pm.

Murrigunyah Family and Cultural Healing Centre 3290 4254

A community based sexual assault support service established and controlled by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women of Logan City. They work from a holistic and cultural perspective supporting the social, emotional & spiritual interests of First Nations clients and families.

Culturally and linguistically diverse support

IWAA 3208 6333

Offers assistance and support to men, women and children (including non-Muslim people) from CALD backgrounds.

MultiLink Community Services 3808 4463

Provides community services to diverse communities, focusing on migrant, and culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

Immigrant Women’s Support Service 3846 3490

Offers free confidential, practical and emotional support to immigrant and refugee women from non-English speaking backgrounds and their children who have experienced domestic and/or sexual violence.

Translation and Interpreting Service 131 450

An interpreting service provided by the Department of Home Affairs for people who do not speak English and for agencies and businesses that need to communicate with their non-English speaking clients.

Statewide services

DVConnect women’s line 1800 811 811

A statewide 24/7 crisis phone line providing confidential advice and counselling as well as referral to crisis accommodation for women and children escaping domestic and family violence. You can phone this service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and it will not appear on your phone bill.

DVConnect men’s line 1800 600 636

A statewide phone line providing confidential advice, counselling, referral and information services to men affected by domestic and family violence. You can phone this service from 9am to midnight, 7 days a week.

1800RESPECT 1800 737 732

A national service providing counselling to people affected by sexual assault, domestic violence or family violence. You can phone this service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Kids Helpline 1800 551 800

Find information on a variety of topics for children and young people aged 5 to 25 years, as well as phone and online support.

Lifeline 131 114

A statewide service providing crisis support and suicide prevention services.

Family and Child Connect 13 32 64

Can help with a range of family and parenting challenges. We’ll talk with you about your situation and work out the type of support you might find helpful.

Men’s Line Australia 1300 789 978

A telephone and online counselling service for men with emotional health and relationship concerns.

QLife 1800 184 527

Provides anonymous and free LGBTI peer support and referral for people wanting to talk about sexuality, identity, gender, bodies, feelings or relationships.

WWild 3262 9877

Supports people with intellectual or learning disabilities who have experienced sexual abuse or have been victims of c1rime.

Relationships Australia 1300 364 277.

Provides of support services for individuals, families and communities so all people in Australia can achieve positive and respectful relationships.

Sexual Assault Helpline 1800 010 120 

Offers telephone support and counselling to any Queenslander who has, or thinks they may have been sexually assaulted or abused. It is also for those who are concerned someone they care about might have been assaulted or abused.

Elder Abuse Helpline 1300 651 192

A first port-of-call for support, referral and information. The helpline provides free assistance to anyone who experiences, witnesses or suspects the abuse of an older person by someone they know and trust. 

Also, the Queensland Government lists counselling and support groups for women and support services for abused elders.

DVConnect 1800 811 811

DVConnect is a 24-hour statewide domestic violence hotline that offers free, professional assistance such as counselling, intervention, transport and emergency accommodation for people in danger from a violent partner or family member.

Women’s shelters (sometimes called ‘refuges’) provide safe and secure accommodation for women and children escaping domestic violence in their homes or community. Placement in a shelter can be arranged by contacting DVConnect Womensline on 1800 811 811.

Emergency accommodation

Access a list of organisations that can provide you with information about emergency accommodation if you are homeless, escaping violence or need a meal, shower and clothing.

The list includes the Homeless Hotline (1800 474 753), a phone information and referral service for people who are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of homelessness.

Tenancy advice

QStars 1300 744 263

A free independent advice and referral service for all Queensland renters. 

Women’s Legal Service – Community Legal Centres Queensland 1800 957 957

The Women’s Legal Service is run by women for women. The service is interested in all areas of law which impact upon women but has extensive involvement in family law and domestic violence issues.

Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Legal Service 1800 88 77 00

Access culturally appropriate legal services, welfare and support, advocacy and community education.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Service 1800 012 255

A community-based organisation established to provide professional and culturally competent legal services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across Queensland.

YFS Legal 3826 1500

YFS operates a community legal centre in the Logan community, offering advice to people experiencing domestic and family violence.

Legal Aid Queensland 1300 651 188

Legal Aid Queensland is funded by the Queensland Government to give legal help to financially disadvantaged people about criminal, family and civil law matters.  

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women’s Legal and Advocacy Service 1800 442 450 or 3720 9089

ATSIWLAS is a community legal centre that provides free legal advice, information, assistance, and referrals to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in Queensland. 

LGBTI Legal Service 3124 7160

The LGBTI Legal Service offers free and confidential legal advice to Queensland residents who identify as members of the diverse lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex community.

Triple Zero 000

Contact Triple Zero (000) to report a medical emergency if someone is seriously injured or in need of urgent medical help, if your life or property is being threatened, and if you have just witnessed a serious accident or crime.

Emergencies and after hours help

Find out who to call in a medical emergency and if you need after hours medical attention.

Child and Youth Mental Health Services 3290 0500

The Child and Youth Academic Clinical Unit provides a comprehensive response to the varying needs of infants, children and young people with mental health problems or mental disorders and their families/carers in the community.

headspace Meadowbrook 3804 4200

headspace Meadowbrook assists young people 12 to 25 years of age with mental health, drug, alcohol, education & employment issues.

Health service finder, advice and contacts

Find health advice contacts, health services, emergency and after-hours help, and how to make complaints and compliments about health services.

Get help for sexual abuse and assault

Find out what to do if you have recently experienced sexual violence, and who to contact to obtain free counselling and medical care.

Mobile Women’s Health Service

The Mobile Women’s Health Service is made up of specially trained registered nurses based throughout Queensland who provide a free and confidential service for Queensland women in rural and remote areas of Queensland.

ATSICHS Logan/Southside Family Wellbeing Service 3240 8900

ATSICHS Logan provides a range of health care services for First Nations peoples. 

1300 MH Call 1300 64 2255

Access local mental health services for information and assistance in times of mental health crisis 24 hours a day.

Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467

Provides professional 24/7 telephone and online counselling to people who are affected by suicide.

Victim Assist Queensland 1300 546 587

Victim Assist Queensland provides information and advice for victims of crime, including obtaining financial compensation. Victim Assist may be able to pay for the things that will help you recover from violent crime and its effects.

National Debt Helpline 1800 007 007

Overwhelmed? Not sure what to do with your debts? Get back on track with free financial counselling. Financial counsellors offer an independent and confidential service.  They’re there to help you get back on track.

Bank support

Some of the major banks offer grants and other forms of financial assistance to victims of domestic and family violence. A few offer access to free and confidential counselling as well. Talk to your bank to find out the support that could be available to you.

Policelink 131 444

To get your belongings back, contact Policelink. Speak with a Client Service Officer by phoning 131 444.

Salvation Army Financial Assistance 1300 371 288

The Salvos will listen to the issues you’re facing and direct you to their nearest SalvosConnect community centre, where you can pick up a pre-approved help package. 

Centrelink 132 850

Delivers social security payments and services to Australians.