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Brisbane Domestic Violence Service
Micah Projects is committed to supporting Brisbane woman and children, to ensure they feel safe and free from fear of domestic and family violence.
Our Brisbane Domestic Violence Service (BDVS) team is a first port of call for woman and children experiencing or at risk of experiencing domestic and family violence.
If you are experiencing domestic and family violence, please call (07) 3217 2544.
If you are currently in an emergency situation call the Police on 000.
BDVS provides information and referral, crisis support, practical assistance, advocacy, counselling and emotional support. We work to provide a safe environment in which people can access our services to meet their needs - over the phone, on-line, or via in-person visits in the home or at a nominated safe place.
The BDVS team provides:
- support and information about increasing your safety
- information and referrals to refuges
- information regarding Domestic Violence Protection Order (DVPO) applications
- integrated support with our Home for Good housing and homelessness service
- referral to other services providing legal, emergency accommodation, financial relief, and counselling advice and support.
BDVS team members have extensive knowledge and experience in the delivery of services and support to people experiencing domestic and family violence. Crisis support is available over the phone from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday by phoning (07) 3217 2544.
If you need emergency help outside of these hours you can contact:
- Police on 000
- DVConnect Womensline on 1800 811 811 (24 hours, 7 days a week) Note: This number is not recorded on your phone bill
- DV Connect Mensline on 1800 600 636
- National DV line on 1800 737 732.