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Southern Adelaide Domestic Violence Service Inc

There are two services that sit under the Southern Domestic Violence Service: the Southern Adelaide Domestic Violence Service and Ninko Kurtangga Patpangga (Ninko for short – By your side in the south).

Southern Adelaide Domestic Violence Service offers mainstream services and Ninko focuses on services for Aboriginal women and children and non-Aboriginal women with Aboriginal children.

Southern Adelaide Domestic Violence Service provides accommodation and outreach (non-accommodation) services to women and children when they are experiencing violence. This could be from a partner (including same-sex relationships), children or other family members.

Services include:

  • Accommodation for women and children that is safe and will support you through the crisis
  • Counselling and support (non-accommodation)
  • Linking to Aboriginal and mainstream services that can support you
  • Support and referrals for financial and legal matters
  • Looking at long-term housing options
  • Helping your children through difficult times
  • Connecting women and children to education and training
  • Groups for women and children.

Ninko Kurtangga Patpangga is a Kaurna name and means ‘By your side in the South’ but it is often called Ninko. Ninko provides emergency accommodation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and children when they are experiencing violence. This could be from a partner, a child or other family members.

Services include:

  •  Safe supported accommodation
  •  Yarning and support through difficult times
  •  Links to Aboriginal and mainstream services that can support you
  •  Support and referrals for financial and legal matters
  •  Looking at long-term housing options
  •  Helping your children through difficult times
  •  Connecting children and adults to education and training
  •  Groups for women and children.
Phone

Southern Adelaide Domestic Violence Service (08) 8382 0066

Ninko Kurtangga Patpangga (08) 8297 9644

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