Links to other relevant services

Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

 

The Royal Commission will inquire into how institutions with a responsibility for children have managed and responded to allegations and instances of child sexual abuse.

It will investigate where systems have failed to protect children, and make recommendations on how to improve laws, policies and practices to prevent and better respond to child sexual abuse in institutions.

General enquiries

Callers within Australia – 1800 099 340 (Toll free number. Calls from a mobile or pay telephone will attract additional charges).

Callers from Overseas – 61 2 8815 2319

The Royal Commission Intake Service operates Monday to Friday (excluding national public holidays) between the hours of 8am and 8pm Eastern Standard Time.

Postal Address

GPO Box 5283, Sydney NSW 2001

Email

registerinterest@childabuseroyalcommission.gov.au

Child, Youth and Family Support

Phone: 1800 001 219
http://www.aifs.gov.au/nch/resources/state.html

Hearing Impairment Service

Phone: 1800 555 677
www.relayservice.com.au

Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania

Free legal advice available.
Phone: 1300 366 611
www.legalaid.tas.gov.au

Translating and Interpreting Service

Phone: 131 450
http://www.immi.gov.au/living-in-australia/help-with-english/help_with_translating/

Victims Support Services

Phone: 1300 300 238
www.justice.tas.gov.au/victims

Southern Tasmania:

Anglicare

www.anglicare-tas.org.au

Centacare

Phone: (03) 6278 1660
www.centacaretas.org.au

Colony 47

Freecall 1800 265 669
www.colony47.com.au

Family Planning

Phone: (03) 6273 9117
www.fpt.asn.au

Hobart Women's Health Centre

25 Lefroy Street North Hobart
Phone: (03) 6231 3212 (local callers)
Phone: 1800 675 028 (women's health information line)
www.hwhc.com.au

Holyoake

127 Davey St, Hobart
Phone: (03) 6224 1777
www.holyoake.com.au

Huon Domestic Violence Service

Freecall: 1300 135 513
http://www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/service_information/services_files/huon_domestic_violence_service

Pulse Youth Health Centre

Phone: (03) 6233 8900

S.H.E. (Support, Help & Empowerment) Inc.

Phone: 6278 9090
www.she.org.au

The Link

57 Liverpool St, Hobart
For young people, aged 12 - 24 years.
Phone: (03) 6231 2927
www.thelink.org.au

Youth Arc

44 Collins Street, Hobart.
Phone: (03) 6231 5150
www.hobartcity.com.au/go/youthARC/index.html

 

Other available National Services, Contacts & Website Links:

About Date Rape

A great site for information about date rape, drink spiking and tips for being safe.
www.aboutdaterape.nsw.gov.au

Gendered Violence Research Network

Phone: (02) 9385 2990
www.adfvc.unsw.edu.au

Bursting the Bubble

A great site if things aren't ok in the family. Quizzes-stories-help-ideas.
www.burstingthebubble.com

Health Insite / Sexual Abuse and Assault / Sexual Health

Federal Government Initiative web-site
www.healthinsite.gov.au/topics/Sexual_Abuse_and_Assault
www.healthinsite.gov.au/topics/Sexual_Health

Indigenous Justice Clearing House.

www.indigenousjustice.gov.au

Multilingual Mental Health Australia Fact Sheets

10 Health Topics in over 20 languages.
www.mmha.org.au

MensLine Australia

A dedicated service for men with relationship and family concerns.
Phone: 1300 78 99 78
www.menslineaus.org.au

Our Watch

Resources to help understand and prevent violence                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               www.ourwatch.org.au

Reach Out Pro

Reach Out Pro is a website that has fact sheets, links, stories, digital stories and podcasts.
http://au.reachout.com

Relationships Australia

A website dedicated to building stronger relationships to enhance the lives of individuals, families and communities.
www.relationships.com.au

 


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