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Legal Aid WA receives a high number of calls each month from men asking for information about family relationships, Violence Restraining Orders and driving offences. The Legal Aid WA website has detailed information about Family, relationships and children, Violence - family domestic and other and Cars and driving as well as general Information about the law. Further information may also be obtained by calling the Legal Aid WA InfoLine on 1300 650 579.  

Further legal and community services providing information for men are listed below. These services are not Legal Aid WA services. Legal Aid WA expressly disclaims any liability and responsibility for the advice and information provided by non Legal Aid WA services and advises there may be other organisations able to provide you with advice and information that are not included on this website.

Community services

Dads@Lifeline provides information, peer support and counselling to dads and their children after separation or bereavement. For more information, contact Dads@Lifeline on (08) 9261 4451 or 131 114.

Men's Advisory Network Inc website provides information and referrals to government and community agencies that provide dedicated health services, family and relationships information, support and counselling services to men and boys in Western Australia. For more information, visit the website or contact the Men's Advisory Network on (08) 9218 8044.

Breathing Space is a three month residential program for men to help them find alternatives to using violence when resolving conflict in their family relationships. For more information, contact Breathing Space on (08) 9439 5707.

Government services

Men's Domestic Violence Helpline is a free statewide 24 hour telephone helpline that offers information, referral and telephone counselling from people who are specially trained in talking to men about domestic violence. For more information, contact the Men's Domestic Violence Helpline on (08) 9223 1199 or 1800 000 599. 

Mensline Australia staff provide telephone information, support, counselling and referrals to men dealing with relationship problems. For more information, contact Mensline Australia on 1300 789 978.


Last reviewed: 14/09/2010

Last Modified: 03/12/2012


The material displayed on this page is intended for information only. If you have a legal problem, you should see a lawyer. Legal Aid Western Australia believes that the information provided is accurate, however does not accept responsibility for any errors or omissions.