Quick Exit
Queerspace is not a crisis response service. For crisis responses phone:
  • 000 Victoria Police for immediate safety
  • 1800 RESPECT family violence and sexual assault 24-hour telephone support
  • 1800 015 188 Safe Steps Victoria available 24 hours for crisis support for women
To leave this site quickly, click the quick exit button.

What is it?

iHeal queerspace provides support and services to survivors of intimate partner and family violence who are no longer in crisis.

Support may include:

  • Counselling
  • Case work and advocacy: help navigating courts, child protection, mental health services, housing, AOD services and education
  • Support groups to help reconnection with community and recovery

Who is it for?

iHeal is for people from LGBTIQ+ communities to offer specialist LGBTIQ+ family violence support.

iHeal is also for all women and children including transgender, gender diverse and cisgender women, culturally and linguistically diverse women and women living with a disability.

How does it work?

iHeal recovery support is provided by two people.

A case worker/ counsellor and a trained Recovery Support Worker who works alongside them.

iHeal’s Recovery Support Workers have a lived experience of family violence and come from a range of diverse backgrounds. Together they work to support you in recovery and assist you with getting back on your feet.

When and where?

 

Cost

FREE!

Accessibility?

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Please use the intake form to request an interpreter if you require one.

How do I make an appointment?

Click here to register for our services.