The Domestic Violence Advisory Committee has been established to provide particular expertise to help the Council make its decisions and/or help engage community resources and opinion. Area of focus include:

  • Development, provision and dissemination of information to raise awareness of domestic and family violence issues and support services within Narrandera Shire.
  • Participation in activities to raise awareness of domestic violence and to advocate for the safety of all community members.
  • Advise Council on strategies and practices that assist in educating the community with regards to domestic violence.
  • Advise Council on the enhancement of service provision for people affected by family and domestic violence.

 

Important NSW numbers for help

NSW DV Line 24/7 - 1800 656 463

Women's Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Services - 1800WDVCAS or 1800 938 227

Aboriginal DFV Hotline 24/7 - 1800 019 123

NSW Rape Crisis - 1800 424 017

TIS - need an interpreter? - 131 450

 

Important national numbers for help

Emergency 24/7 - 000

1800 RESPECT 24/7 - 1800 737 732

Kids Help Line 24/7 - 1800 551 800

Sexual Assault Counselling Aust - 1800 211 028

Men's Line - 1300 789 978

Men's Referral Service 24/7 - 1300 766 491

TIS - need an interpreter? - 131 450

 

Important online help for your safety

1800RESPECT chat online (24/7) - www.1800respect.org.au

Kids Help Line webchat counselling (24/7) - kidshelpline.com.au

MensLine online counselling - mensline.org.au

Men's Referral Service live chat - ntv.org.au

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