About Us

Northern Domestic Violence Service Incorporated (NDVS) is a community based agency providing accomodation, support and assistance to women and children experiencing domestic violence and abuse. NDVS is jointly funded by the Commonwealth and State governments under the National Affordable Housing Agreement. NDVS is an independent, community managed organisation. The NDVS Board comprises of key stakeholders and Community Representatives who oversee the agency’s strategic direction, funding  and legislative requirements.

The NDVS shopfront is located at Elizabeth South. The catchment areas are  Salisbury, Playford. Gawler Light, Mallala and the Barossa areas.

Our Services include the following:

  • Information about domestic violence, including the types of help available and how to access assistance
  • Domestic violence counselling for women and children
  • Access to emergency accommodation
  • Need and risk assessments
  • Safety planning 
  • Practical assistance and support accessing legal, medical, financial, education, employment  and housing services
  • Women’s and children's groups
  • Support services and assistance for children
  • Referral and advocacy
  • Outreach Support