Counselling & Financial Assistance

Trauma stems from a normal response to an overwhelming stress. Everyone responds differently, and in different time frames, after experiencing a frightening, dangerous and harmful event.

Trauma-informed care is important to help people recover as best as possible, and the Victim Support Unit offers emotional support, strategies, information and guidance to people in need.

The NSW Government, via the Department of Justice : Victims Services, offers counsellingfinancial assistance and recognition payments to victims of crimes that occurred in NSW. VOCAL can assist clients with applications.



Victims Register

When listed on the Victims Register, victims of crime are given the right to information...

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Support in other States

For more information on how to receive support outside of NSW

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Please Donate

Thank you for investing in the lives of others

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Court preparation and support

Giving evidence in court can be very difficult...

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