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Accessibility or contact the Commission for more information. Where to get legal help
where to get legal help, including free legal advice for eligible people and small businesses from the Commission’s Workplace Advice Service. Where to get support
Sexual harassment can cause physical and psychological harm. It can have a wide range of negative impacts, including feelings of isolation, loss of confidence and stress or depression.
Safe Work Australia has more information. If anyone in the workplace is in immediate danger, call the Police on 000.
If workers are not in immediate danger and you would like to make an enquiry or report, call the Police on 131 444.
Organisations and agencies you can contact for support
Your workplace may have an employee assistance program (EAP). You may be able to use this to access free professional counselling.
For employers covered by Comcare, to make an enquiry or seek advice email
email@example.com or call 1300 366 979.
Australian Human Rights Commission – for support services for sexual harassment, sexual assault, mental health, rape, domestic violence and work health and safety in each state and territory
Lifeline or call 13 11 14 – 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services for all Australians experiencing emotional distress
1800Respect or call 1800 737 732 – national counselling service for sexual assault, domestic family violence
Beyond Blue or call 1300 22 4636 – information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live
Our Watch – a national leader in the primary prevention of violence against women and their children in Australia
Kids Helpline or call 1800 55 1800
MensLine Australia or call 1300 78 99 78
Suicide Call Back Service or call 1300 659 467