If you are experiencing relationship difficulties, your study ability and enjoyment of your course may be affected.

Getting help

Are you experiencing difficulties with:

  • parenting
  • sexuality or gender
  • managing conflict
  • separation and relationship break ups
  • domestic violence
  • communicating and assertiveness
  • making new friends
  • grief and loss?

If so, our TAFE Counsellors can:

  • assist you with any kind of relationship issue
  • provide you with referral to agencies in the community who can help.

If you would like to speak with or make an appointment with a TAFE Counsellor, you can contact the TAFE Counsellor directly or contact your nearest Campus.

Useful external websites

Relationships Australia

If you’re having issues with a relationship and feel lost, the Relationship Australia website is a great resource. It offers you relationships tips and advice, along with points of contact with relationship counsellors and upcoming courses.


If you or someone you know is experiencing change, loss, trauma or grief, the Skylight website can provide you with helpful information. This site has good resources for young people.

Domestic violence crisis service ACT

You or someone you know is the victim of domestic violence, the DVCS website can provide you with information about how to recognise domestic violence and abuse, what to do about it and who you can talk to.


Information and support services for people of diverse genders, sexes and sexualities, their families and communities.

Phone Support Services

Domestic Violence Line - 1800 656 463 - if you are experiencing domestic violence, the Domestic Violence Line can provide you with support and advice and is available 24 hours a day.