24 hour help-line Counselling and support Training

SASS is a free and confidential support service for southern Tasmanian people of all ages who have been affected by any form of sexual violence. We also provide Redress Scheme Support Services across Tasmania.

Our mission is to work towards achieving a healthier,  safer community in Tasmania, free of sexual harm.

We provide information and support to professionals, and offer a range of training workshops and education sessions throughout Tasmania.

How SASS can support and inform you during the current COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak

In these uncertain times we want to assure you that we are working on ways to stay connected with you and provide support and information during this Coronavirus outbreak. It is a challenging time for us all and it is important that we all stay as healthy, well and supported as we can.

Wear Teal Tuesday - April 7, 2020

Join us for Wear Teal Tuesday on April 7, 2020 and help raise awareness of sexual harassment, assault and abuse and bring an end to sexual harm. Wearing teal, whether it’s a teal ribbon, shirt or other accessory, will serve as a conversation starter for important issues around consent, respect and supporting survivors.

SASS submission - Renaming Sexual Offences consultation paper

SASS recently submitted a response to the Tasmanian Government's consultation paper on Renaming Sexual Offences.