Witness to War: A free and confidential multilingual hotline

Witness to War: A free and confidential multilingual hotline

30 November 2023

The Forum of Australian Services to Survivors of Torture and Trauma (FASSTT) has launched Witness to War, a free and confidential multilingual telephone hotline for people in Australia affected by overseas conflicts.

This will be staffed by mental health practitioners and bicultural support workers from STARTTS and will offer incidental counselling, information about available support, and connections to other local services to client community members Australia wide.

Witness to War staff will be able to speak to callers in Arabic, Hebrew, Dari, Ukrainian and English and in other languages with an interpreter.

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