Does someone … prevent you from making or keeping connections with your family or friends?
Does someone … constantly ask where you are or what you’re doing?
Does someone … use intimidating body language like angry looks or a raised voice?
Does someone … threaten to harm your children, extended family members or pets?
Does someone … humiliate, threaten, criticize or insult you?
Does someone … take full control of the finances & decisions about money so that you are financially dependent on him?
Does someone … push, shove, slap, hit or punch you?
Quantum’s Family violence services are strictly confidential and available to all women and their children experiencing family violence. We support women and children by offering: safety planning, advice, information, housing options, court & legal appointments, intervention orders, financial assistance, advice and information.
If you are in need of support, phone Quantum on 035120200, freecall on 1800 243 455 or visit our Warragul, Morwell or Sale offices between 9:00am - 5:00pm Monday - Fridays
If you are at immediate risk, call police on 000 and should usually be called your first call.
After hours Family Violence Crisis Response can be reached by phoning Safe Steps on 1800 015 188 for advice and accommodation and to help understand your safety options.
1800 Respect (1800 737732) are a 24 hr sexual assault and family violence counselling service
Lifeline also offer 24 hr telephone counselling on 131114
If children are involved, then Child Protection can be contacted by phoning 131278
Useful information is also available at the following websites: