The Queensland Government is committed to reducing the devastating effects of domestic and family violence and will invest $198.2 million over 5 years to address this problem.
Elder abuse is often hidden away—people aren’t willing to talk about it, or make excuses to justify abusive behaviour. This needs to change. Everyone needs to know there’s no excuse for elder abuse.
All over Queensland, people are taking up the challenge to put an end to domestic and family violence. See what others have done and share how you’re taking up the challenge.
The strategy that sets the direction for collaborative action to end domestic and family violence in Queensland is now available.
The Domestic and Family Violence Implementation Council has been established. Learn more about its members.
We are committed to supporting employees affected by domestic and family violence. View our workplace package.
The Taskforce presented the Not Now, Not Ever: Putting an End to Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland report to the Queensland Government, making 140 recommendations. Our response to the report is now available.
In an emergency call the police on 000 (triple zero)
1800 811 811
(Queensland) 24 hours, 7 days a week
1800 600 636
(Queensland) 9am to 12 midnight, 7 days a week
Statewide Sexual Assault Helpline
1800 010 120
(Queensland) 7.30am to 11.30pm, 7 days a week
Elder Abuse Helpline
1300 651 192
(Queensland) 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday