If you or someone you know has experienced Sexual Assault and Harassment we recommend contacting these supports. These services are free, confidential, and provide advice and therapeutic support.
CASA (Centre Against Sexual Assault)
A network of 15 centres spread out across Victoria that provide survivors with support and resources. Here is a list of all the other CASAs in Victoria.
Their services are free and confidental. If you wish to get in contact they operate an sexual assault crisis support line.
Sexual Assault Crisis Support Line (24/7): 1800 806 292
WIRE (Women’s Information and Referral Exchange)
Offers a free confidential information and referral service for women on a range of issues including sexual harassment and assault and domestic violence. They can provide a safe place to talk about your experience and get practical and emotional support.
Phone support line (9am-5pm Mon-Fri): 1300 134 130
A national Sexual Assault, Domestic and Family Violence Service. They can provide support and advice through a phone line with an interpreter service, and an online chat
Phone Support line (24/7): 1800 737 732
Univeristy of Melbourne, Safer Community Program
Provides advice and support to University of Melbourne students who have been afffected by sexual violence and harassment.
UMSU Sexual Harm and Response Coordinators
The UMSU Sexual Harm and Response Coordinators work with the UMSU Advocacy service and can provide support with making complaints to the University, reporting to the police, and appropriate referrals to therapeutic services. Contact them via this form.