We understand that many crimes are committed in the context of drug addictions, gambling and alcoholism. We also understand that sometimes good people make bad choices and need further help in finding their way. We have established associations with numerous health care professionals including psychologists, psychiatrists, counsellors, drug and alcohol treatment specialists and other services, and can arrange for you to get the assistance and support that you require, helping you every step of the way.
In the meantime, if you or someone you care about are in need of urgent help and want to talk to someone about personal matters, please call:
DirectLine (drug & alcohol counselling): 1800 888 236 FREE
Youth Drugs and Alcohol Advice Line:1800 458 685 FREE 24hr helpline
Gambler’s Help, 24 hr: 1800 858 858 FREE, TTY 1800 777 706
Suicide Helpline: 1300 651 251
Child Protection Crisis Line: 13 12 78 or TTY (for hearing impaired) 9662 9030
Lifeline: 13 11 14
Men’s Referral Service: 1300 766 491
Women’s Domestic Violence Crisis Service of Victoria: 9322 3555 or 1800 015 188
Sexual Assault: 1800 806 292 FREE
Our lawyers care not only about our client’s legal issues, but we listen and we care about our clients and will do what we can to ensure that they receive the support they need in every aspect of their lives.