Brisbane Southwest Support (BSwS)

Brisbane Southwest Support (BSwS) are a partnership of specialist sexual assault services coming together to provide support and sexual violence prevention to meet the needs of diverse communities in Richlands and surrounding suburbs. The BSwS partner services are: BRISSC, Zig Zag Young Women’s Resource Centre, Immigrant Women’s Support Serivce (IWSS) and Murrigunyah Family and Cultural Healing Centre.


We can help you with;

  • Individual support and counselling
  • Advocacy, information & referrals
  • Support Group & Workshops
  • Community Education and Training


BSwS is located at Richlands Community Centre, 57 Old Progress Road, Richlands.


Survivors can contact BSwS by reaching out to the individual partner services, listed below.


BRISSC- 07 3391 0004. For women and their supporters.
Zig Zag- 07 3843 1823. Young Women 12- 25 years.
IWSS- 07 3846 3490. Women from Migrant or Refugee backgrounds.
Murrigunyah- 07 3290 4254. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women & Families