Yarrow Place - Rape and Sexual Assault Service

Yarrow Place is an inclusive service for anyone who has been sexually assaulted and provides a variety of services for people aged 16 and above. These services include:

  • 24 hour crisis response service for recent rape or sexual assault (this can include medical care, forensic medical examinations, counselling and advocacy)
  • follow up medical care
  • ongoing counselling for recent and past assaults
  • support for partners, families and friends
  • Group Work Programs for survivors.

For young people under the age of 16 years who have experienced sexual assault, contact the Child Protection Services of either the Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Flinders Medical Centre or Lyell McEwin Hospital.

Phone: 8226 8777 or 8226 8787 (outside of office hours)

Country callers can call 1800 817 421 anytime.


1800Respect - National Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence Counselling Service

1800Respect is a counselling helpline, information and support to anyone whose life has been impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence.

The service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Phone: 1800 737 732


Shine SA Sexual Healthline

ShineSA is a confidential service where you can talk to someone about your sexual health.

The service is available Monday to Friday, from 9am to 12.30pm.

Phone: 1300 883 793 or 1800 188 171 (country callers only)

They also provide clinical and counselling services. To make an appointment phone 8300 5300


Pregnancy Advisory Centre

The Pregnancy Advisory Centre provides women in South Australia with information about pregnancy and a safe abortion service.

Counsellors are trained social workers and abortions are provided by qualified, non-judgmental medical staff.

Counselling and abortion services are free, provided at no cost to clients. Contraception is also provided at minimal cost for women accessing an abortion.

The Centre is open Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm.

Phone: 8243 3999 or 1800 672 966

Address: 21 Belmore Terrace, Woodville


Adelaide Sexual Health Centre

The Adelaide Sexual Health Centre offers a walk-in, free and confidential testing, diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV.

You don’t need an appointment.

Phone: 7117 2800

Address: 1st Floor 275 North Terrace, Adelaide


Uniting Communities sexual abuse or sexual assault counselling

This program provides counselling to children, young people who have experienced sexual abuse and/or sexual assault, and adults who have experienced childhood sexual abuse.

Phone: 1800 615 677

Email: enquiries@unitingcommunities.org

Information for victims of sexual assault

Our booklet includes helpful information about understanding your choices, accessing support and the legal process.