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 pm to 5.30 pm; Thursday, 12 pm 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: information@veohrc.vic.gov.au

Web: www.humanrightscommission.vic.gov.au

Licensing, compliance and enforcement

Business Licensing Authority see Consumer Affairs Victoria

The Business Licensing Authority is now part of Consumer Affairs Victoria.

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:

Level 1, 94 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne Vic 3000

Tel: 9660 4700; 1800 013 952

Web: www.fpv.org.au

Box Hill clinic:

Ground floor, 901 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill Vic 3128

Tel: 9257 0100; 1800 013 952

Living Positive (HIV support service)

Suite 1, 111 Coventry Street, Southbank Vic 3006

Tel: 9863 8733

Email: info@livingpositivevictoria.org.au

Web: https://livingpositivevictoria.org.au

Thorne Harbour Health (formerly the Victorian AIDS Council)

Level 5, 615 St Kilda Road, Melboure Vic 3004

Tel: 9865 6700; 1800 134 840

Web: https://thorneharbour.org

Nurse-On-Call

Health advice from a registered nurse, over the phone

Tel: 1300 606 024

Workplace injuries

WorkSafe Victoria

Head office:

1 Malop Street, Geelong Vic 3220

Tel: 9641 1555; 1800 136 089

Web: www.worksafe.vic.gov.au