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Warlga Ngurra Women and Children’s Refuge

Warlga Ngurra Women and Children’s Refuge is a Specialist Homelessness Service offering emergency accommodation and support for women , with or without children, who are homeless due to domestic violence. We also offer court support, children’s activities, outreach support, advocacy, housing support, child support and referrals.

Newcastle

Bondi Beach Cottage

Provides counselling, casework and advocacy for women 18 years old and over affected by domestic and family violence.
The service is available for Indigenous & non-Indigenous people.

Bondi Beach Cottage, 42 Brighton Boulevard North Bondi NSW 2026

SAHSSI

SAHSSI is a not-for-profit specialist homelessness service supporting vulnerable women and families in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven regions.

63A Market Street, Wollongong New South Wales 2500

Indigo House, Aboriginal Domestic & Family Violence Counselling Service

Provides assistance, advocacy, referral, support and counselling for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander women and their families who have experienced or are experiencing domestic violence.
The service identifies what support is required through an initial assessment and goal setting.

Support is short term and can include advocacy, assistance with housing, court support, safety planning and referral to other specialist services.

Confidential Location - Lismore

Samaritans

Samaritans services provide support across the Central Coast, Newcastle, Hunter, Mid North Coast and Central Western regions of NSW. We give our help unconditionally with care and respect, empowering individuals to build their resilience and find their place in the community.

36 Warabrook Bvld, NSW Warabrook 2304

Nova for Women and Children

Nova For Women and Children assist women who are homeless or in crisis to be housed and provide support to maintain safe accommodation.

558 Hunter Street, Newcastle West New South Wales 2302

Port Stephens Family & Neighbourhood Services, Raymond Terrace

Provides a range of support programs & services for women experiencing domestic violence. The service includes individual or group counselling, casework, educational courses, an on-site lawyer and free legal clinics.

3-5 Phillip Street, Raymond Terrace NSW 2324

Interrelate Family Centre, Hunter

Provides relationship services to assist couples, families, children and young people to develop skills and resolve difficulties in their lives.

103 Beaumont Street, Hamilton NSW 2303

Maali’s Journey

Maali’s Journey strengthens the social and emotional well-being of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander mothers with children affected by family and domestic violence, by providing counselling and other supports, prioritising the needs of the Stolen Generations.

Located in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Port Stephens local government areas

CatholicCare Social Services Hunter-Manning, Counselling Services, Maitland

Provides counselling for children, young people, adults and families for a range of concerns including stress, depression & anxiety; childhood and parenting issues; relationships; trauma arising from domestic violence or abuse; sexual abuse; and grief, separation & loss.

Suite 2, 212 High Street, Maitland NSW 2320`

HNE kidshealth, Hunter Region

Provides free and confidential health services for children and young people 12 to 18 years old.

Community Health, 621 Hunter Street, Newcastle West NSW 2302

Lifeline Hunter & Central Coast, Head Office

A twenty-four-hour telephone crisis support, information and referral service available nationally that provides an immediate and confidential opportunity to discuss a problem or concern.

12 Maitland Road, Islington NSW 2296

Carrie’s Place

Provides case management, advocacy, information, support and referral for women experiencing or escaping domestic violence.
The service provides a drop-in service for face-to-face support or telephone assistance, information & referral, specialised legal advice, specialised counselling and information sessions.

Maitland

Uniting Counselling & Mediation Service, Newcastle

Provides counselling, support and referral for a range of personal and family problems. Counselling may deal with stress, trauma, anxiety, depression, postnatal depression, loss & grief, relationship difficulties, sexuality and domestic violence.

Level 3, 19 Bolton Street, Newcastle NSW 2300

Relatonships Australia

Relationship counselling for people in any stage of their relationships, whether premarital, marital or post-separation, provided by qualified professional counsellors.
Support and referral are available for those experiencing domestic violence.

4-6 Heddon Road, Broadmeadow NSW 2292

Jenny’s Place Domestic Violence Resource Centre

Provides case management, advocacy, information, support and referral for women experiencing or escaping domestic violence.
The service provides a drop-in service for face-to-face support or telephone assistance, information & referral, specialised legal advice, specialised counselling and information sessions.

Joy Cummings Centre, Cnr Scott Street & Pacific Street
Newcastle NSW 2300

Hunter Women’s Centre

Provides face-to-face counselling for women for a range of concerns including relationships, domestic violence, grief & loss, smoking cessation, drug & alcohol problems, depression, anxiety and self-esteem. Domestic violence counsellors may also provide clients with specialised information and education, and/or offer evidence-based safety strategies to assist clients to make informed decisions for their own well-being and the well-being of their family.

60 Industrial Drive, Mayfield West NSW 2304

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