There will be a number of health considerations that YOU will need to address after a rape or sexual assault and this will vary depending on your gender and the type of assault.

Considerations include:

  • Emotional support and referral to appropriate support service(s)
  • Pregnancy test
  • Prevention of sexually transmitted disease
  • General health care for body trauma

A list of support service and their contact details are available
For immediate support call the Statewide Sexual Assault Helpline on freecall
1800 010 120. This service can offer immediate assistance and referrals to the appropriate support service in your area.