Services Directory

All women are unique and each one of us experiences HIV differently. We try to keep this in mind when providing advice on services you may need to support you during your HIV journey.

If you are looking for tailored advice, or advice for something not found here, we encourage you to contact Peer Support.

Aids free icon HIV Support Services

We recommend these organisations for providing HIV-specific support and advice.

Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations

National Association of People Living With HIV/AIDS Australia

Living Positive Victoria

Straight Arrows

Victorian AIDS Council

Positive Living Centre

Catholic AIDS Ministry

Hospital free icon Medical Services

We recommend these medical services for providing HIV-specific advice, treatment and health information.


Melbourne Sexual Health Centre

Victorian Infectious Disease Service (VIDS), The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Victorian HIV Service & Infectious Disease Clinic, The Alfred Hospital

The Center Clinic, St Kilda

Sexual Health Clinic, Peninsula Health, Frankston

Prahran Market Clinic

Inner South Community Health Service

Marie Stopes

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Ballarat Community Health Centre Sexual Health Clinic

STI/BV Service Community Health Bendigo

Sexual Health Clinic, Barwon Health

AIDS/STD Latrobe Regional Hospital

Vermont Street Health Clinic, Wodonga

Clinic 35, Wangaratta,Wodonga and Myrtleford

Country Awareness Network, Bendigo

Justice free icon Legal Assistance 

We recommend this service for HIV-specific legal advice including Visa and residency applications.

HIV/AIDS Legal Centre (HALC)

Victorian Legal Aid

Image result for aboriginal flag icon Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services

We recommend this service for their culturally appropriate health information, referral and advice.

Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander HIV Awareness Week

Earth globe free icon CALD Services

We recommend these services for their culturally appropriate health information and advice, including translated material.

Alfred Health HIV CALD service

Multicultural Centre for Women's Health

Centre for Ethnicity and Health

Multicultural HIV and Hepatitis Services

Femenine free icon Women's Health Services

We recommend these services for providing support, services and advice to improve women's health and well being.

Women's Health Victoria

Women's Health Information Centre, The Royal Women's Hospital

Women's Health in the North

Women's Health in the South East

Women's Health East

Women's Health West

Family free icon Family Violence and Relationships

We recommend these services for their support and advice about families and relationships, including family violence, family planning and marital counselling.

Family Planning Victoria

Safe Steps

Relationships Australia


If you are experiencing violence at home and urgently need assistance, please call the Police on '000' or the The Women's Domestic Violence Crisis Service of Victoria's Crisis line: (03) 9373 0123 or free call 1800 015 188 (available 24 hours, 7 days a week).

Brain free icon  Mental Health Services

We recommend these services for their mental health support, including counselling and referral.

Positive Women Victoria offer one-on-one counselling and Peer Support services too. To find out more contact Peer Support.

If you are feeling suicidal or need urgent help please call Lifeline on 13 11 14 (available 24 hours, 7 days a week).


The BlackDog Institute

Beyond Blue

Women's Mental Health Clinic MAPrc

Victorian Government Mental Health Advice Line: 1300 280 737 (24 hours, 7 days a week).

Grief Line: 1300 845 745 (Midday – 3am, 7 days a week)

Luggage free icon  Migration and Settlement Services

We recommend these services for providing support and advice to those new to Australia.

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre


Southern Migrant Resource Centre

Spectrum Migrant Resource Centre

Syringe free icon  Drug and Alcohol Services

We recommend these services for their advice and support of people living with a problem with alcohol and/or other drugs, including counselling, rehabilitation and needle-exchange services.

DirectLine (confidential Alcohol & Drug Counselling in Victoria, available 24 hours, 7 days a week).

Turning Point

Odyssey House

Groceries free icon Food Relief Services

Nutritional services at the Victorian AIDS Council and Positive Living Centre

Anglicare Crisis Aid

St Vincent De Paul

The Salvation Army Crisis Contact 1800 627 727

Positive Women Victoria can provide food vouchers, but this is determined case-by-case via Peer Support. If you are in urgent need of food relief please contact Peer Support.

Piggy bank free icon Financial Support Services

We recommend these services for financial advice, counselling and assistance.

Money Help

Victorian Government Mortgage Relief Scheme

National Disability Insurance Scheme

Good Shepherd

Home free icon Housing and Homelessness Services

We recommend these services for assistance with homelessness and housing-related advice and support.

Housing Plus at Inner South Community Health


Melbourne City Mission


Youth Projects

Australia free icon Not from Victoria?

We recommend these state-based HIV Support services.

AIDS Council of New South Wales (ACON)

Queensland Positive People (QPP)

Northern Territory AIDS & Hepatitis Council

WA AIDS Council

Tasmanian Council for AIDS Hepatitis and related diseases (tasCHARD)

SA Mobilization and Empowerment for Sexual Health (SAMESH)

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