Brisbane Domestic Violence Service (BDVS)
We aim to improve the safety and status of women, children and family members experiencing domestic and family violence through individual and systemic advocacy.
The Migrant Women’s Advice Service
Specialist and fee-free immigration advice and assistance for women experiencing domestic or family violence.
For clients based in Brisbane or the Gold Coast, the Migrant Women’s Advice Service provides assistance in-person by appointment only. Please contact the service directly to schedule a face-to-face appointment in Brisbane or on the Gold Coast.
Relationships Australia provides services to people who are disadvantaged and supports people living in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, those suffering from family violence, poor mental health, addictions, people who are socially excluded and those living in remote areas. The service offers individual, relationship and family counselling as well as family dispute resolution, in addition to free support through the Gambling Help Service and Victims Counselling and Support Service.
The Loganholme office services Logan, Beaudesert and Redlands areas and provides telephone and online services.
**Relationships Australia also offer services throughout Queensland and can also be found in the Qld-Wide Services section**
The Men’s Stopping Violence domestic violence behaviour change Program provides an opportunity for men to take responsibility for their use of violence and/or abuse in relationships with partners/ex partners and develop and maintain respectful attitudes and behaviours within that context.
Servicing the Ipswich and West Moreton areas.
South West Brisbane Community Legal Centre Inc.
The Community Legal Centre provides free legal advice and assistance in many areas of law including domestic violence, family law, child protection, civil matters, consumer, credit and debt, motor vehicle accident property damage, wills and enduring powers of attorney. Youth criminal law and Advocacy specialist service and Child Protection Duty Lawyer service at Beenleigh Magistrates Court each Thursday.
Sandbag Community Centres and Services
SANDBAG Community Centres and Services offer a range of programs to residents of the northside of Brisbane, particularly within the 4017 postcode. Our domestic violence counselling program provides a safe and professional service for women and children aged 8+ affected by domestic violence.