Family Violence Counselling and Support Services

About us

The specialised workers within the DHHS Family Violence Counselling and Support Service are available to assist victims of family violence and affected children.

DHHS Family Violence Counselling and Support Service offer professional and specialised services to assist children, young people and adults affected by family violence. This service is part of the Safe at Home initiative; a Tasmanian whole of government response to family violence.

Services include:

  • Information on family violence and its impact on adults, children and young people;
  • Individual support and counselling for individuals affected by family violence; and
  • Group work programs for affected adults, children and young people.

Further information can be obtained via the brochures below or by contacting your local Family Violence Counselling and Support Service (FVCSS).

General Phone Number

The DHHS Family Violence Counselling and Support Service has offices in Burnie, Launceston and Hobart. Appointments can also be made to see clients in other locations.

Contact numbers are:

North West 1800 608 122

North (03) 6336 2692

South (03) 6233 3818