Sexual assault support services

Centres against sexual assault provide provide 24 hour crisis support and can be accessed without first reporting to police.

Sexual Assault Crisis line number is 1800 806 929

The Sexual Assault Crisis Line Victoria (SACL) is a state-wide, after-hours, confidential, telephone crisis counselling service for people who have experienced both past and recent sexual assault. It is the central after hours coordination centre for all recent sexual assaults and provides immediate crisis responses throughout Victoria.

SACL operates between 5pm weeknights through to 9am the next day and throughout weekends and public holidays.

North and west metropolitan region 

Agency Crisis response Sexual assault support Sexually abusive behaviour treatment Child Youth Adult
Gatehouse Centre Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
CASA House Yes Yes     Yes Yes
Northern CASA Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
West CASA Yes Yes     Yes Yes
Children's Protection Society   Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Melbourne Counselling, The Salvation Army   Yes     Yes Yes
Sexual Assault Crisis Line (SACL) Yes     Yes Yes Yes

Southern metropolitan region

Agency Crisis response Sexual assault support Sexually abusive behaviour treatment Child Youth Adult
South Eastern CASA Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Windermere   Yes   Yes Yes  

Grampians region 

Agency Crisis response Sexual assault support Sexually abusive behaviour treatment Child Youth Adult
Wimmera CASA Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ballarat CASA Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

 Barwon south western region

Agency Crisis response Sexual assault support Sexually abusive behaviour treatment Child Youth Adult
Brophy Family Services         Yes  
South Western CASA

Yes

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Barwon CASA

Yes

Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

 Eastern metropolitan region

Agency Crisis response Sexual assault support Sexually abusive behaviour treatment Child Youth Adult
Eastern CASA Yes Yes   Yes Yes Yes
Australian Childhood Foundation   Yes Yes Yes Yes  

Hume region 

Agency Crisis response Sexual assault support Sexually abusive behaviour treatment Child Youth Adult
Upper Murray CASA Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Goulburn Valley CASA Yes Yes   Yes Yes Yes
Berry Street Victoria     Yes Yes Yes  

Loddon Mallee region

Agency Crisis response Sexual assault support Sexually abusive behaviour treatment Child Youth Adult
Mallee Sexual Assault Unit Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Loddon Campaspe CASA Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Gippsland region

Agency Crisis response Sexual assault support Sexually abusive behaviour treatment Child Youth Adult
Bass Coast Regional Health Family Resource Centre   Yes   Yes Yes Yes
Gippsland CASA Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Child Assault Management Program (Latrobe Community Health)   Yes   Yes Yes