Victim support groups

We rely on the help and support of partner agencies and volunteer groups.

The following organisations offer help to victims of crime.

Victim Support Service
The South Australian Statewide Service for Victims of Crime  offers both therapeutic- emotional support and practical support.

Office of the Commissioner for Victims’ Rights
The Commissioner helps victims in their dealings with the criminal justice system, public officials and public agencies.

The South Australian Police [SAPOL]
The police should always be the first point of contact for reporting a crime. SAPOL has its own information for domestic violence.

1800Respect
The National Sexual Assault Domestic & Family Violence ] phone counselling service.

Yarrow Place
Yarrow Place Rape and Sexual Assault Service [is an inclusive service for anyone who has been sexually assaulted.

Domestic and Aboriginal Family Violence Gateway Service
The Domestic and Aboriginal Family Violence Gateway Service is a24 hour support service that helps anyone affected by domestic abuse in South Australia.

Witness Assistance Service
The Witness Assistance Service [WAS] ] provides information, education, support and referral service to victims of crime, witnesses for the prosecution, and their immediate families in matters that are dealt with by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

The eSafety Women
The eSafety Women resources aim to help women mange technology risks and abuse by giving women the tools they need to be confident when online.

Homicide Victims Support Group
For further information, contact and meeting times of this group please contact The Victim Services Unit
Email: DCSVictimServices@sa.gov.au