Contacts: Sex Work

Sex worker programs

Dandenong Young Women’s Centre

Tel: 9794 7366

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm

This is a women-only space. Please check with staff before visiting the centre.

Resourcing Health and Education in the Sex Industry (RhED)

10 Inkerman Street, St Kilda Vic 3182

Tel: 1800 458 752

Email: sexworker@sexworker.org.au

Web: http://sexworker.org.au

St Kilda Drop-in Centre

36 Greeves Street, St Kilda Vic 3182

Tel: 9534 2500

Opening hours: Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 12 noon to 5.30 pm; Thursday, 12 noon to 7 pm

St Kilda Gatehouse

Tel: 9534 2916

Email: info@stkildagatehouse.org.au

Web: www.stkildagatehouse.org.au

Opening hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9 am to 5 pm

Vixen Collective

Tel: 0414 275 959

Email: vixencollectivemelbourne@gmail.com

Web: https://vixencollective.net

Vixen Collective is a peer-only sex worker organisation.

Legal assistance and information

JobWatch Information Service

Tel: 9662 1933, 1800 331 617

Web: www.jobwatch.org.au

St Kilda Legal Service

161 Chapel Street, St Kilda Vic 3182

Tel: 9534 0777

Email: st_kilda_vic@clc.net.au

Web: www.skls.org.au

Victoria Legal Aid

Head office:

Level 9, 570 Bourke Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Legal Help phone line: 1300 792 387

Web: www.legalaid.vic.gov.au

Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission (VEOHRC)

Level 3, 204 Lygon Street, Carlton Vic 3053

Tel: 1300 292 153; 1300 891 848

Email: enquiries@veohrc.vic.gov.au

Web: www.humanrightscommission.vic.gov.au

Licensing, compliance and enforcement

Business Licensing Authority (BLA)

Level 17, 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 1300 135 452

Email: bla@justice.vic.gov.au

Web: www.consumer.vic.gov.au/bla

Consumer Affairs Victoria (CAV)

121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 1300 558 181

Web: www.consumer.vic.gov.au

Victoria Police Sex Industry Coordination Unit

Tel: 9628 7000

Email: LED-SICU-OIC@police.vic.gov.au

Web: www.police.vic.gov.au

Sexual health

Melbourne Sexual Health Centre

580 Swanston Street, Carlton Vic 3053

Tel: 9341 6200, 1800 032 017

Tel (HIV clinic for HIV positive people only): 9341 6214

Web: www.mshc.org.au

Family Planning Victoria

Action Centre clinic (for people aged under 25):

Level 1, 94 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 1800 013 952

Email: clinic@fpv.org.au

Web: www.fpv.org.au

Box Hill clinic (for everyone):

Ground floor, 901 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill Vic 3128

Tel: 1800 013 952, 9257 0100

HIV and Sexual Health Connect Line

Tel: 1800 038 125

Nurse-On-Call

Health advice from a registered nurse, over the phone

Tel: 1300 606 024

Workplace injuries

WorkSafe Victoria

Head office:

Ground floor, 222 Exhibition Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 1800 136 089, 9641 1444

Email: info@worksafe.vic.gov.au

Web: www.worksafe.vic.gov.au