The Orange Door
Support for anyone experiencing family violence, and families who need extra support with caring
for children.
9am-5pm weekdays
Ph: (Loddon) 1800 512 359
Ph: (Mallee) 1800 290 943

Support for anyone experiencing, or at risk of experiencing family violence or sexual assault, and
their family/friends.
24 hours, 7 days
Ph: 1800 737 732

Safe Steps
A confidential and supportive family violence response line for Victoria. Phone services available
24 hours, 7 days
Ph: 1800 015 188

An Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisation providing support to Aboriginal people who are
experiencing or have experienced family violence.
9am-5pm weekdays
Ph: (Mildura) (03) 5021 3200
Ph: (Bendigo) (03) 4435 0500

Centre for Non-Violence
Providing family violence and homelessness outreach services in the Loddon region.
9am-5pm weekdays
Ph: 1800 884 292

Anonymous and free peer support and referral for anyone wanting to talk about sexuality, identify,
gender, bodies, feelings or relationships.
3pm-midnight everyday.
Ph: 1800 184 527

Mens Line Australia
24 hour support for men experiencing OR at risk of perpetrating violence.
Ph: 1300 78 99 78

Mallee Sexual Assault Unit (MSAU)
Support for women, men & children experiencing sexual assault in Northern and Southern Mallee
region. 24 hours, 7 days
Ph: (Swan Hill) (03) 5033 1786
Ph: (Mildura) (03) 5025 5400

Rural Outreach Services – Loddon Mallee
Domestic violence outreach workers provide support to women and children escaping or
experiencing domestic violence. 24 hours, 7 days
Ph: (Mildura MDVS) (03) 5021 2130
Ph: (Swan Hill MDVS) (03) 5033 1899
Ph: (Bendigo CNV, 9am-5pm Mon-Fri) 1800 884 038

InTouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence
Supporting migrant, refugee, and culturally and linguistically diverse women and children who are
experiencing domestic violence. Bilingual and bicultural workers available. 9am-5pm weekdays
Ph: 1800 755 988

Centre Against Sexual Assault – Central Victoria
Free advice and counselling for sexual assault.
Ph: 03 54410430

Sexual Assault Crisis Line
Crisis response for people who have experienced sexual violence. 24 hours, 7 days
Ph: 1800 806

Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre
Free legal information and advice to Central Victorians who cannot afford a lawyer or cannot
access legal aid. Interpreter services available. 9am-5pm weekdays.
Ph: 1800 450 909

Housing Justice
Free, confidential advice and assistance to tenants living in Bendigo, Loddon, Campaspe,
Mt Alexander, Central Goldfields and parts of Macedon Ranges. 9am-5pm weekdays.
Ph: (Bendigo) (03) 5445 0990
Ph: (from outside Bendigo) 1800 450 990

Blue Knot
Support and advocacy for people who have complex trauma, and those who support them personally and
professionally. 9am-6pm weekdays, 9am-5pm weekends and public holidays.
Helpline and Redress Support Service – 1300 657 380

National Counselling and referral service – Disability
1800 421 468

Mallee Domestic Violence Services (MDVS)
Support for women, men & children experiencing domestic violence in Northern and Southern Mallee region. 24 hours, 7 days.
Ph: (Swan Hill) (03) 5033 1899
Ph: (Mildura) (03) 5021 2130