LGBTIQ Family Violence Referral Resource

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Switchboard Victoria is a community based not for profit organisation that provides peer based, volunteer driven support services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTIQA+) people and their friends, families and allies.

To talk with someone who understands please call 1800 184 527
3pm to midnight seven days a week.

Rainbow Door

Rainbow Door is open every day 10am – 6pm, 7 days a week (including Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Easter Sunday

Accessing the Rainbow Door:

Free service – free call and text

Phone: 1800 729 367

Text: 0480 017 246


LGBTQI Family Violence Applicant and Respondent Practitioners

Support available for LGBTIQ Victorians facing hardship


Rural Rainbows North Central LGBTIQ Network flyer version 2


LGBTIQA+ Family Violence Referrals




1800 184 527

Thorne Harbour Health

1800 134 840



Victims of Crime Helpline

1800 819 817

Text : 0427 767 891

Victoria Police LGBTI Liaison Officers

9247 6944

More Information & Resources

ACON’s LGBTI DFV website

Rainbow Health Victoria (formerly GLHV)

Intersex Human Rights Australia

Melbourne Bisexual Network

Transgender Victoria

Rainbow Network (LGBTI Youth)

Quality Innovation Performance (QIP) (Rainbow Tick)

Val’s LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care

A safe and welcoming space brochure

What is family

RCFV_LGBTI communities

LGBTIQA+ Historical Background 22082019

Everyone Welcome – Sunraysia Daily 310719

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