What we do

Domestic and Family Violence Refuge

Around one in six Australian women has experienced physical or sexual violence from a current or former partner.

- Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2012

 

What is it?

Emergency accommodation for up to 12 weeks providing individual case management and support to find independent housing.

Who is it for?

Women and their children who have experienced violence and abuse.

A Brave First Step

Women and children who seek refuge from family violence have commonly experienced multiple traumas and cycles of violence or abuse.

yourtown can help.

Our team of specialised staff support women and children in a safe environment with case management, counselling, child therapy (Expressive Therapy), housing, social skill development and educational workshops. We collaborate with clients to create opportunities to rebuild self-concept and experience control and empowerment over their own lives.

We collaborate with clients to create opportunities to rebuild self-concept and experience control and empowerment over their own lives.

"My children feel safe and they have a better mother – they got their mum back!"

 
Amanda

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