Support

If you need help to overcome child trauma feel free to contact me through this site, or my FB Page . There are also a number of organisations who can assist.

Bravehearts.

www.bravehearts.org.au

Bravehearts Inc. sets the standard in the provision of specialist therapeutic services and support to children and young people, adults and non-offending family members affected by child sexual assault

Bravehearts Information and Support Line: Counselling services operate from Springwood (South of Brisbane), Strathpine (North Brisbane), Sydney (CBD) and Arundel (Gold Coast). Bravehearts can provide referral information to other services and counsellors outside these areas. 1800 272 831 (toll free)

Operating hours: 8am and 8pm Monday to Friday (AEST)*

*Please note hours vary on public holidays Clients with hearing and speech impairments can reach them through the National Relay Service.

  • TTY users phone 1800 555 677 then ask for 1800 272 831
  • Speak and Listen users phone 1800 555 727 then ask for 1800 272 831
  • Internet relay users connect to the NRS iprelay.com.au/call/index.aspx then ask for 1800 272 831

The Carly Ryan Foundation: www.carlyryanfoundation.com  Counselling ServiceThe Carly Ryan Foundation provides a counselling service and resources for victims of Internet crime. Please email info@carlyryanfoundation.com for further information and support.

Child wise: http://www.childwise.org.au  A wide range of people affected by child abuse contact the Helpline, including victims, parents, relatives, teachers, friends, professionals, carers and many others. Many of the callers require information on the indicators of child abuse and what to do, information about issues related to normal child development and assistance on how to talk to children about personal safety.

Contact our toll-free National Child Abuse Helpline on:

National: 1800 99 10 99

International: +61 3 9645 8911

Email: helpline@childwise.org.au

 

Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence National Help Line

https://www.1800respect.org.au

1800 Respect (1800 737 732)

  • Get help with safety planning and finding support for dealing with violence and abuse.
  • How to help a friend or relative affected by violence and abuse.
  • Guidance on professional responsibilities and how to best assist people experiencing sexual assault and domestic and family violence.

 

Service Assisting Male Survivors of Sexual Assault (SAMSSA)

 http://www.samssa.org.au/

 Phone: (02) 6287 3935 or; 0488 586 518 (Text only for Deaf and Hearing Impaired)

 Sexual assault against males often goes unreported or even un-noticed. Society doesn’t expect men to victims of this nature. Most of the clients accessing support at SAMSSA are adult survivors of child abuse, but there is still some incidence of sexual violence against adult males.

 Sexual Assault Help Line-1800 010 120

www.health.qld.gov.au/sexualassault