Safe Steps (Previously Womens Domestic Violence Services - WDVCS)

About this service

Provides support and information for women experiencing violence and abuse from a partner or ex partner, another family member or someone else they are close to.  Provides emergency accomodation, a 24 hour crisis line, outreach services, advocacy, referral and information and support services to enable women and children to become - and stay - free from violence.

    • Service name

      Safe Steps (Previously Womens Domestic Violence Services - WDVCS)

    • Phone

      1800 015 188

    • Urgency levels

      Urgent Help, Direct Help, Some Help, Just Curious

    • Service area

      Bayside City Council, City of Kingston, City of Glen Eira, City of Port Phillip, City of Stonnington

    • Service hours

      24 hour service - 7 days a week

    • Additional age criteria

      Services for people 18 years and above

    • Service type

      INDIVIDUAL

    • Costs

      No Costs

    • Drop in service

      No

More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

    • Participation length

      As Required

    • Participation type

      Voluntary

    • Secondary consult

      Yes

    • Staff profile

      Qualified Staff

    • Who can refer

      Anyone