Family and Domestic Violence

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Family and Domestic Violence

We understand that experiencing family violence can be frightening and isolating. We offer refuge, children’s and parenting services, counselling, support, men’s programs, accommodation and advice to women and children who are experiencing, or who have experienced, family violence.

It’s not safe in my home

Yes, i'd like some help

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Salvos a haven of support for Jasmine
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11 August 2020

From food vouchers to Bible college – a young mother's journey with the Salvos...

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Salvo Story: Catherine Haven
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29 July 2020

In the NSW outback town of Broken Hill, The Salvation Army Catherine Haven Adults and FamiliesHousing Support Service works to help restore relationships and families, one life at a time.   ...

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Exhibition highlights the resilience of domestic abuse survivors
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8 June 2020

The strength and resilience of women who have escaped abusive relationships is recognised in a new exhibition at The Salvation Army International Headquarters (IHQ) in London. The display runs from 25...

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Resourcing corps to respond to family violence
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8 June 2020

The United Nations General Assembly has designated 25 November as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. The Salvation Army Policy and Advocacy Team, in conjunction with ...

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Churches uniting to make a difference
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8 June 2020

When churches in the NSW coastal town of Port Macquarie ‘love-bombed’ a local primary school last year, they didn’t expect such a positive reaction from locals. “People wer...

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Striding out for justice in the Shire
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8 June 2020

More than 160 people took a stroll for justice in Sydney at the weekend, stepping out for The Salvation Army’s annual ‘Big 50 Walk for the Shire’ event. The endurance walk (50km, ...

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Standing up for women
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8 June 2020

Gaynor Buffolin is a team leader for a Salvation Army refuge. Photo: Adam Hollingworth My job is high risk. We are the front-line workers. We are the early intervention, crisis workers for women and c...

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