CSAS logo CSAS phone number - 07 4031 3590

Cairns Sexual Assault Service (CSAS) provides a range of free and confidential services  with consent  for all:

  • Adults who have experienced recent or historic sexual assault
  • Adults who have experienced sexual assault in childhood
  • Children and young people who have experienced sexual abuse
  • Non-offending supporters of those who experienced sexual assault
  • Children or young people with sexually reactive behaviours
  • Non-offending supporters of those who present with sexually reactive behaviours


CSAS' scope of services include (but are not restricted to):

  • Information and referral
  • Advocacy
  • Counselling: face-to-face, outreach, phone and/or Skype
  • 24/7 support response to recent sexual assaults (14+)
  • Therapeutic groups
  • Court support
  • Training, professional support, secondary consults and supervision services
  • Community education and primary prevention
  • Medical care, including STI testing, pregnancy testing and emergency contraception
  • Protective behaviours with young people and their supports
  • Safety planning with young people and their supports
  • Addressing sexually reactive behaviours with young people and their supports
  • Information and support for parents/carers, spouses, family and friends

CSAS office hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm. Callers seeking information only can remain anonymous if preferred. CSAS can also call you back if you are low on credit or have difficulty paying for the call.

Victims/survivors of recent sexual assault can access 24-hour support through the Police on 000 or the Cairns Hospital Emergency Department on 07 4226 0000.


Other services which could help

Cairns Hospital Emergency Department
Both of these services will connect you with a 24 hour on call CSAS worker

07 4226 0000

Statewide Sexual Assault Crisis and Referral line

1800 010 120

National 1800 Respect hotline

1800 737 732

Kids Helpline 

1800 55 1800

Domestic Violence Telephone Service

1800 811 811

North Queensland Women's Legal Service

1800 244 504