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Women’s Services

In an emergency or crisis situation always call triple zero (000) for police, fire and ambulance and follow instructions.

DAWN (Drug and Alcohol Women’s Network)

Phone: 02 4625 5513

Medium term accommodation for women and their children. Must be abstinent from all drugs and alcohol for 3 months to be accepted.



Jade House (Karitane)

24/7 Counselling: 1300 227 474

Phone Karitane for referral on 02 9794 2300

A specialised day stay and counselling unit for women who are pregnant or have a baby up to 12 months of age, who have a diagnosis of or are at risk of developing a pregnancy related mood or anxiety disorder.



Centre for Women’s Health (The Benevolent Society)

Phone intake on: 1800 077 760

Phone: 02 4627 2792

Domestic violence counselling, domestic violence support groups. Has a wide range of services for women and older women.



Vinchez Family Refuge

Phone Homeless Persons Information Line on 02 9265 9081 or 1800 234 566

Accommodation for women and children in crisis who are 18 years and older.



Vinnie’s Youth Housing

Phone: 02 4677 2186

Medium to long term supported accommodation for young people 16 to 21 years of age, sole parents and young families up to 24 years with accompanying children (homeless/at risk).



Wilma Women’s Health Centre

Phone: 02 4627 2955

Individual counselling and group programs for women. Deaf and Hearing Impaired counselling and support. Lesbian counselling and support.