The Samaritans Taree Women’s Refuge provides short term crisis accommodation and outreach to women and their children. The refuge is staffed only by women to provide support for women and their children experiencing domestic violence.
Our refuge is accessible to all women regardless of age, ethnicity and sexual preference.
Taree 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
In addition, a separate service, The Great Lakes Manning Homeless Support Service, has been created that offers help to women, men and children facing homelessness in the local area.