National Redress Scheme - What support services are currently available for people who experienced abuse?
What support services are currently available for people who experienced abuse?
Royal Commission Community-Based Support Services are funded to 30 June 2018, and can provide support for people who experienced institutional child sexual abuse ahead of the commencement of Redress Support Services. A complete list of support services can be found on the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse website.
New Redress Support Services will be funded as part of the Redress Scheme from 1 July 2018.
Additionally, 24 hour telephone assistance is available through:
- Lifeline: 13 11 14
- 1800 Respect: 1800 737 732
- MensLine Australia: 1300 789 978.