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ARE YOU SAFE AT HOME?
If you’re experiencing abuse, you don’t have to face this alone.
Help and support is available. The Are You Safe at Home? website features lots of helpful information around family violence and where to go for help.
Is someone you know unsafe?
The Are You Safe at Home? website features lots of helpful tips, conversation starters and information to help you start your potentially lifesaving chat with a friend, family member or colleague.
Support for LGBTIQA+ people
Because of biphobia, homophobia, transphobia, heterosexism and heteronormativity, there are different risks and barriers that may stop LGBTIQA+ adults, couples, parents and young people from accessing support for family violence.
You deserve to be safe, happy and supported in your relationships. Support is available if you do not feel that way.
A conversation for everyone
We can all keep an eye out for the signs of family violence, speak up, and offer support. With the right approach, your support can make a real difference. Learn how to ask “are you safe at home?” by watching our new video series.
“Living in fear” (English)
Learn more about what family violence is, and how you can access support if you are experiencing abuse.
“How do I ask my friend or family member if they are safe at home?” (English)
Learn more about how to ask a loved one if they are safe at home.
“Recognising the signs of family violence” (English)
Learn more about the signs of family violence, and how to start the conversation with a loved one.
“Helping a loved one who isn’t safe at home” (English)
Learn about safe ways to respond if someone you care about is experiencing abuse.
Are You Safe
at Home? Day
Asking such an important question can be tough, so this website features lots of helpful tips, conversation starters and information to help you start a chat with a friend, family member or colleague to support them on their journey to safety.
in your state
If you or someone you know is in immediate danger dial 000 immediately.
There is help and advice available in your state if you or someone you know is or may be experiencing family violence.