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  • Confidentiality & Consent

    Bravehearts' Sexual Assault Disclosure Scheme (SADS) has been established as a confidential and anonymous alternative reporting scheme for historical offences, to assist adult survivors in their disclosures to police. SADS should not be used for reporting current child protection concerns (for example, that a child under the age of 18 is potentially/currently at risk of sexual, physical or emotional harm or has been harmed). If you have any concerns about the safety of children please report these directly to the police or the child protection authority in the State where the child/ren resides. If you would like advice on this process, please contact Bravehearts’ crisis and support staff on 1800 272 831

    As Bravehearts abides by a Mandatory Reporting Policy in relation to children, if when completing the SADS form current child protection concerns are disclosed this information along with your contact details, will be forwarded to the child protection authorities and/or police in the state where the child/ren reside.

    Privacy

    For information about how we collect, use and disclose personal information, how to access or correct personal information, or to make a privacy complaint please see our Privacy Policy.

Dear valued clients,

The health, safety and wellbeing of our clients is, and always has been Bravehearts highest priority. The situation regarding the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) locally and around the world is changing daily. Considering the latest government directives in response to COVID-19, and in looking forward as far as is possible, we are making changes to the way we deliver our support services. Bravehearts have moved to a position of contactless service delivery. All regular sessions and support services will now be conducted via telephone and our E-Health platform.

Bravehearts will continue to provide counselling and support services to all existing and new clients.  

The decision to proceed in this way has been made to safeguard the health, safety and wellbeing of our clients, staff and that of the community. The service changes are temporary. We will advise you of further changes.

We continue to accept and action new referrals for all services. Anyone wanting to access our services can call Bravehearts on 1800 272 831. People can still be referred, by calling, or by filling out an online referral form. We anticipate having a significant online and telephone capability to support clients and the community through this time.

If you have any questions about the changes outlined above, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

We appreciate your understanding during this uncertain time.