Forensic and Medical Sexual Assault Care
FAMSAC is located at the Canberra Hospital.
Phone (02) 6244 2185 or call the Canberra Hospital switchboard on (02) 6244 2222.
A doctor and a nurse are on call 365 days a year, 24 hours a day for cases of recent sexual assault and you may have the choice of a male or female doctor.
We provide forensic examination and medical care following sexual assault and referrals for sexual assault counselling.
This service is available for free and information and treatment is strictly confidential.
Canberra Rape Crisis Centre - (02) 6247 2525 Crisis line - 7am-11pm
Domestic Violence Crisis Service - (02) 6280 0900 - 24 Hour Support Service
Health Care Services
The Junction Youth Health Service - (02) 6232 2423
Women's Health Service - (02) 6205 1078
Sexual Health and Family Planning ACT Health care & unplanned pregnancy counselling - (02) 6247 3077
Mare Stopes International Termination of pregnancy - 1300 003 707 or (02) 6247 8323
Gynaecology Centres Australia (GCA) - Termination of pregnancy - 02 6299 5559