Court Support Services

Court support services provide information, support and assistance to people affected by domestic and family violence in relation to a domestic violence order and who come before the Magistrates Court. Some services only assist women. Others also provide information to men on domestic and family violence matters and court processes.


Brisbane Region


Seniors' Advocacy Information and Legal Service (SAILS)
Provides court support, legal advice, referral, information, and court representation in and around Brisbane for people over the age of 60.
Phone (07) 3214 6333
link to website


Legal Aid Queensland - Violence Prevention and Women's Advocacy
Provides court support and legal information to people at the Brisbane Magistrates Court
Phone (07) 3238 3425 (Violence Prevention)
1300 651 188 (Women's Advocacy)
link to website


DVConnect
Provides court support to women at Holland Park Magistrates Court.
Provides court support to men at Brisbane, Holland Park and Richlands Magistrates Court.
Phone Womensline 1800 811 811
Mensline 1800 600 636
link to website

 

South East Region


DVConnect
Provides court support to women at Wynnum Magistrates Court.
Provides court support to men at Beenleigh, Cleveland and Wynnum Magistrates Courts.
Phone Womensline 1800 811 811
Mensline 1800 600 636
link to website

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16 Days of Activism 2012: During the '16 Days of Activism' campaign in December 2012, BDVS held a community event to encourage people to stand up against domestic and family violence.