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Sexual Assault and Harassment

If you are the victim of sexual assault or harassment, the University strongly encourages you to report the incident to the police.

Emergency Response

In an emergency where someone is in immediate danger dial '000'

For emergency translations call 1300 655 010

For situations that do not require an immediate response contact PoliceLink on 131444 or your local NSW Police station to report the incident.

Reporting Process

In addition to reporting to the police, we strongly encourage you to advise the below support personnel at your home institution. They will liaise with the University to ensure that you receive appropriate support and guidance.

Support at TAFE NSW Northern Sydney

NameRoleContact Details
Jenny YoungCourse Convener - B. Graphic DesignT: 02 9472 1576
E: Jennifer.Young@tafensw.edu.au
Lynn Van Der WagenCourse Convener - B. Event & Tourism ManagementT: 02 9941 5350
E: Lynn.Vanderwagen@tafensw.edu.au
Greta LaneManager Product Development and Higher Education, and UC Appointed OfficerT: 02 9942 0028
E: UCAppointedOfficer.nsi@canberra.edu.au

Support at TAFE NSW South Western Sydney

NameRoleContact Details
Tim FletcherCounsellorC Block, 1 College St, Liverpool NSW 2171
T: 02 9827 5214
E: tim.fletcher@tafensw.edu.au
Geethani NairFaculty Director and UC Appointed OfficerT: 02 9829 0391
E: UCAppointedofficer.swsi@canberra.edu.au

External Support Organisations

  • NSW Rape Crisis Centre: Telephone (02) 9819 6565 OR 1800 424 017
  • 1800Respect: 1800 737 732 (24 hours a day). 1800Respect is Australia's national sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service.
  • Domestic Violence Line, Department of Community Services: Telephone 1800 656 463 (24 hours a day)
  • Bravehearts NSW: Telephone (02) 9810 5898
  • Lifeline: Telephone 13 11 14 (24 hours a day). Lifeline's qualified counsellors provide support to callers 24/7.