FAQs

No, it does not matter what type of crime is involved, you can access the service as long as a crime is involved. The crime does not have to have been reported to police and it is irrelevant when or where the crime was committed.

No, your counsellor will work with you and tailor your counselling according to your need.

As long as you are currently residing in Queensland, it does not matter where the crime was committed.

Whilst we cannot attend court with you, we can provide you with information about the court process and referrals to other organisations who can attend court with you.

Although suicide is not a crime, you and other family members can still access our service to receive support at this difficult time.

No, this service is only for victims of crime, family members and people who have witnessed a crime.

The Victims Counselling and Support Service (VCSS) is a free service.

No, you are eligible to access the service whether the crime has been reported the police or not.