safe steps is Victoria's 24/7 family violence support service.
We assist women and their children experiencing family violence through our 24/7 phone line and specialist support services.
We help family violence survivors overcome trauma and thrive in lives free from violence.
We work towards a community free from family violence through education and social change initiatives.
Understanding family violence
Our Relationship Health Quiz can help you identify if elements of your relationship are unhealthy, and know what to do if you are experiencing abusive behaviours.
How safe steps helped in 2016-17...
Real women sharing their real stories of overcoming family violence.
"Hopefully, by showing how far I have come in five years, I can give some women the self-confidence and strength to know that they can get out too, to know that you can live happy and free from violence."
"I feel like I have gotten my voice back... I always felt at a loss of words to try and explain it. But now I have the tools to be able to tell my story."