Support

IMPORTANT COVID-19 MESSAGE:
To keep us all safe, Student Services (Counselling, Disability, Welfare Services and Student Central) will be moving to online support and services - phone, email and chat contact details remain the same.

Support for survivors of sexual assault and/or sexual harassment

Support at Western

Free, confidential and professional counselling is available for all Western students and staff

Students

Staff

Western's First Responder Network (opens in a new window)

Support in the community

Key services

NSW Health Sexual Assault Services (opens in a new window)

  • Penrith Sexual Assault Service (Springfield Cottage) (02) 4734 2512 (bh); (02) 4734 2000 (ah)
  • Macarthur/Bowral Sexual Assault Service (02) 4633 4100 (bh); (02) 9828 3000 (ah)
  • Liverpool/Fairfield Sexual Assault Service (02) 9828 4844 (bh); (02) 9828 3000 (ah)
  • Lithgow Sexual Assault Service (02) 4734 2512 (bh); (02) 4734 2000 (ah)
  • The Children’s Hospital at Westmead (children and young people under 18 years of age) (02) 9845 2434 (bh) (02) 9845 0000 (ah)
  • Blacktown/Mt Druitt Sexual Assault Service  (02) 9881 8700 (bh); (02) 9845 5555 (Adult) (ah); (02) 9845 0000 (Children) (ah)
  • Bankstown Sexual Assault Service (02) 9828 4844 (business hours); (02) 9828 3000 (after hours)

International students

Information in various languages

Women's Health Centres (opens in a new window)

LGBTIQA+

Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders

Disability

Men

Mental Health