Referrals, Intake and Secondary Consult Resources

The Orange Door

The Orange Door is a free service for adults, children and young people who are experiencing or have experienced family violence and families who need extra support with the care of children.  The Bayside Peninsula Orange Door is the primary access point for referral to family violence and child and family services in the region.


Bayside Peninsula Referral Pathways


Other Resources

-Safe Steps: Live Chat Service
Chats are anonymous and available to anyone experiencing or afraid of family violence regardless of age, gender, sexuality or gender identity.
Women’s Health Victoria
For Women looking for contraception, pregnancy options, abortion and sexual health services.
-Safety Plan Booklet
Published by Women’s Health West, the safety plan booklet contains ideas and information that others have found useful when they have left a violent relationship.



If children are directly at significant risk please call 000 immediately.

Referring to Child Protection

If there are children at risk, please contact the Bayside Peninsula Child Protection Services on 1300 655 795