James Cook University

If you, or someone you know, is in immediate danger, call 000.



James Cook University services

If you are on campus, contact Campus Security:

  • Townsville: 4781 5555, or 1800 675 559
  • Cairns: 4232 1293 or 0419677 874
  • Brisbane: 3001 7800 (Front Desk) 

Seek support from Student Equity and Wellbeing Services: 

State-wide services

Sexual Assault Helpline (DV Connect)
The State-wide Sexual Assault Line is here to offer telephone support and counselling to anyone – women, men and young people – who has been sexually assaulted or abused and for anyone who is concerned or suspects someone they care about might have been assaulted or abused.

Mensline (DV Connect)
Mensline is a free, confidential telephone, counselling, referral and support service especially set up for men.

Local Sexual Assault Services: www.health.qld.gov.au

Australian-Wide Support 

The National Sexual Assault, Domestic Family Violence Counselling Service

Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.

WESNET is a national women’s peak advocacy body which works on behalf of women and children who are experiencing or have experienced domestic or family violence.