GENDER BASED VIOLENCE – REFUGEES
Refugees are an incredibly vulnerable sector of the community. 80% of female refugees experience rape or sexual assault before arriving in the country they are seeking asylum in.
Violence and trauma creating further instability within family units whilst they create a new home and life. This page gives just a quick glimpse into refugee life. Please use it as a starting point.
Lifeline – 13 11 14
Family violence, abuse and sexual assault counselling
- 1800RESPECT – 1800 737 732
Jewish Care NSW
Jewish Care VIC