16/10/2019 - On Thursday 17 October staff will attend an event in recognition of the importance of self-care during mental health month. The Victims Access Line will be closed from 10:45am to 1:00pm to ensure all staff are available to attend. We apologise for any inconvenience.
08/10/2019 - Victims Services are revising our operating hours to better serve the majority of clients calling during peak periods. Our new operating hours will be 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, effective 8 October 2019. Other changes include new telephony technology that enables a callback system, improvements to our messaging and a self-select option. This will all take time to implement and we appreciate your patience during this period.
03/06/2019 - Victims Services has introduced an Immediate Needs Support Package for victims of domestic violence in NSW to access a grant
of financial assistance for their immediate needs following an act of violence.
See fact sheet/application form.
14/01/2019 - Changes to the
Victims Rights and Support Act 2013 commenced today. Click
here to access a summary of these changes.