Safer Community

Safer Community is a Deakin wide service which aims to keep all campuses safe. We respond to all reports of behaviour which are concerning, inappropriate or threatening and offer support to all parties involved. If you are worried about someone or something just doesn’t feel quite right, please contact us for support, advice or information.

Support for students during COVID-19

During these uncertain times student health and wellbeing is our highest priority. We are here to support you via phone on 9244 3734 or via email safercommunity@deakin.edu.au , Monday to Friday, 9am–4pm.

Deakin is continuing to review and monitor the coronavirus situation as it unfolds.

Please contact Student Central if you have been impacted by travel restrictions

Please refer to Deakin coronavirus FAQs for the most up-to-date information.

About Safer
Community

About Safer Community

The service aims to empower the Deakin community with the skills and knowledge to keep themselves safe.
If you feel threatened or unsafe, are worried about someone harming themselves or someone else or something doesn’t feel right, contact us.

Sexual Assault disclosure

Sexual Assault reporting

Sexual assault is a misuse of power, a betrayal of trust and a violation of personal boundaries. It is not your fault. We are here to support you.

Respect. Now.
Always

Respect. Now. Always

Our aim is to prevent sexual assaults and to provide victim/survivor-centred support to students and staff who have been assaulted, regardless of where the assault happened.

Domestic and Family Violence

Domestic and Family Violence

Deakin is committed to assisting staff and students experiencing domestic and family violence with the aim of supporting their continued participation in employment or study.

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