If you have nowhere safe to stay tonight and you would like some support to access accommodation, you can call the state-wide hotline which will put you through to the nearest service.
You can call WAYSS Dandenong (9791 6111) or Berwick (9703 0044) offices directly. A worker will assess your situation over the phone and advise you of possible accommodation options and where to access further assistance.
If you would like further information about our services and you are:
- Under 25 years old: Youth Programs page
- Over 25 years old: Initial Assessment & Planning page
- Or a woman experiencing family violence and you are over 18 years old: Family Violence page
If you have somewhere to stay but would like some advice, information or support, you can also access the programs above.
For immediate emotional support, please contact:
Life Line: 13 11 14
Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.
Kids Help Line: 1800 55 1800
A free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.
A telephone and online support, information and referral service, helping men to deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.
Southern Women’s Integrated Support Service (SWISS) provides services to women and women with children who are homeless or at risk of homelessness due to current or immediate family violence....