Getting counselling is part of an offer of redress. If you have accepted an offer of redress and live in NSW, you can access free counselling service as part of your redress offer through Victims Services' Approved Counselling Service.
If someone has accepted an offer for counselling and psychological care under the National Redress Scheme and wants to access counselling, they should call the Victims Services Redress Team on 1800 993 031 or send us an email on firstname.lastname@example.org
Victims Services Redress team will discuss counselling options including:
A survivor will receive a minimum of 22 hours counselling. The Victims Services Redress team will be able to discuss this further when arranging counselling.
Counselling may help to:
If you would like to know more or would like talk to someone about counselling for people living in NSW under the Redress Scheme, please contact Victims Services Redress Team on 1800 993 031.