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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

If you are an Aboriginal person dealing with domestic or family violence there are services that can help you.

Aboriginal Medical Services

Aboriginal Medical Services (AMS) are Aboriginal community-controlled health care services and aims to improve the health standards in Aboriginal communities across Australia. Find your local AMS.

The Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council has a map you can use to find AMSs in your region.

National Family Violence Prevention Legal Services

The National Family Violence Prevention Legal Services (FVPLS) program provides culturally sensitive help to Aboriginal people who are victims/survivors of family violence and sexual assault. The FVPLS provides legal assistance, court support, casework, counselling and education programs.

In NSW:

Moree: Thiyama-Li Family Violence Service Inc.
4/96 Balo Street, Moree NSW 2400
Phone: (02) 6751 1400

Bourke: Thiyama-Li Family Violence Service Inc.
59A Mertin Street, Bourke NSW 2840
Phone: (02) 6872 2440

Walgett: Thiyama-Li Family Violence Service Inc.
48 Wee Waa Street, Walgett NSW 2832
Phone: (02) 6828 3143

Broken Hill: Warra-Warra Legal Service
184-186 Argent Street, Broken Hill NSW 2880
Phone: (08) 8087 6766 
Free call: 1800 812 800
reception@bhafvpls.org.au

Forbes: Binaal Billa Family Violence Prevention Legal Service
18 Spring Street Forbes NSW 2871
Phone: (02) 6850 1234 
Free call: 1800 700 218
enquiries@binaalbilla.com.au

Kempsey: Many Rivers Family Violence Prevention Legal Service
39 Elbow Street, West Kempsey NSW 2440
Phone: (02) 6562 5856
fvpls@gurehlgam.com.au

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