Welcome to the Domestic Violence Action Centre

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How we help

The Domestic Violence Action Centre provides free and confidential services for people experiencing domestic, family, and sexual violence in our catchment areas within South East Queensland.

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Upcoming events, campaigns and news

Come join us and help to make a difference!

Remembrance Day March + Candle Lighting Ceremony

Queensland Women’s Week: 5–13 March 2022 | Keep Making Noise

The DVAC Reflect Reconciliation Action Plan

The DVAC Women’s and Children’s Centre is now open!

About DVAC

Who we are and how you can get help and support from us.


The information contained within this website is for general information purposes only and we encourage all individuals to seek advice for their circumstance.
The Domestic Violence Action Centre make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. DVAC will not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Domestic Violence Action Centrewishes everyone safe and happy holidays

DVAC offices will be closed during the Christmas and New Year period from 5pm Friday 22 December 2023 through to 9am Tuesday 2 January 2024.
Our intake lines will be open and operating from 9am Tuesday 2 January 2024. Full services will resume Monday 8 January 2024.

If you require crisis support during DVAC closure period:

In an emergency contact Police on 000
DV Connect Womensline 1800 811 811 1800 RESPECT 1800 737 732 DV Connect Mensline 1800 600 636 Lifeline 13 11 14 Kids Helpline 1800 551 800

Domestic Violence Action Centre
wishes everyone

a safe and happy holiday

Over the Easter break we will be closed on public holidays. Full services resume Tuesday 19th April.

In an emergency contact Police on 000
1800 RESPECT 1800 737 732 • DV Connect Womensline 1800 811 811 • DV Connect Mensline 1800 600 636 • Lifeline 13 11 14

In an emergency call the Police on 000

Are you worried someone will find out you visited this website?

Our website has a quick exit button near the bottom right-hand corner of the page. This button will close the DVAC website and open ABC News and the Google homepage. The button may be helpful if you are worried that you are being monitored and you are concerned that someone is about to see you looking at the DVAC site.

You may also want to delete your browser history. This means that the history of the websites you have visited will not be able to be seen. For information on deleting your internet history click here.

If someone is monitoring your online activity using spyware or monitoring devices, they may still be able to see that you have visited this website.

To discuss your online safety, speak with your DVAC support worker or call DVConnect 1800 811 811 (24-hour telephone advice line) or 1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732) (24-hour telephone counselling line).

For more information on your digital safety see:

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