The Victims Services Beta website is now open for public testing. Visit www.beta-victimsservices.justice.nsw.gov.au to learn more.
Victims Access Line 1800 633 063
Aboriginal Contact Line 1800 019 123 (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm)
Counselling for victims of violent crime (PDF, 696Kb)
Information about the counselling under theVictims Rights and Support Act 2013. Topics include:
Recovering from crime (PDF, 99Kb)
Outlines common trauma responses for victims of crime and a list of agencies that provides support.
Family victims - a fact sheet about support available to families of homicide victims in NSW (PDF, 48Kb)
Information for family members of homicide victims on counselling, funeral expenses and financial support.
Crime scene clean-up (pdf 47Kb)
Provides information on crime scene clean-up including:
Coping with witnessing a traumatic event (pdf 102Kb)
Provides information to help cope with witnessing a traumatic event including:
Helping children cope with trauma (pdf 129Kb)
Outlines ways to help children to cope with trauma and includes a list of agencies that provide support. Topics covered include:
Supporting a family member or friend who is a victim of crime (pdf 117Kb)
Outlines ways to support a family member or friend who is a victim of crime. Topics include:
Violent crime against men: Where to find help (pdf 126Kb)
Provides information for men who have been a victim of crime. Topics include: