Gandi Guthun Galbaan Wa Dhalayikurr (Shelter belonging to Women and children) is the Kempsey Specialist Homelessness Service (SHS) that is also known as Samaritans Kempsey Women’s Refuge.
The Kempsey Women’s Refuge provides crisis accommodation and outreach to women and their children. The refuge is staffed only by women to provide support for women and their children who have experienced, or are experiencing, domestic violence.
Our refuge is accessible to all women regardless of age, ethnicity and sexual preference.
Kempsey Women's Refuge offers the following services:
- Information and advice
- Emotional support
- Outreach to clients
- Referrals (including legal referrals)
- Assistance with Centrelink and other services
Who we assist
Women and children who are experiencing or have experienced domestic violence.