if in immediate danger

During the current COVID19 pandemic Safe Futures Foundation continues to accept new referrals and provide crisis accommodation to women and children experiencing family violence. Staff are working onsite or remotely using online technology, observing all Australian Government health advice.

Changing the Landscape in Family Violence

Safe Futures Foundation is one of the largest specialist providers of

Family Violence crisis accommodation and refuge responses

in Victoria

Safe Futures provides a continuum of responses from Early Intervention to Recovery

Our Early Intervention Program

We partner with legal aid, financial services, Centrelink and others to deliver onsite programs to empower women to make informed decisions.

Our Crisis Response

We provide a state-wide crisis  response and accommodation for women and children. 

Our Recovery Programs

We provide resources and support to help women and children to reestablish themselves in their community

About our Refuge Response
Our Commitments:

Safe Futures Foundation is committed to:

  • Promoting and protecting the safety and wellbeing of all people involved in our programs, including all children and young people;

  • Principles of cultural safety and inclusion of all individuals from diverse backgrounds; 

  • Safety and inclusion of individuals with a disability;

  • Offering a Quality Service

Our Certifications
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Safe Futures Foundation respectfully acknowledges the Wurundjeri People of the Kulin Nations as the Traditional custodians of the land and pays its respects to their Elders, past and present.

Safe Futures Foundation is a LBGTIQA-friendly service


Call 000

Safe Steps
on 1800 015 188