Contact Gatehouse

  • Where to find us

    Gatehouse is located at The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH), Level 1 East, Reception C.  It is co-located with the Victorian Forensic Paediatric Medical Service.


    Gatehouse is open Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm to take referrals, for regular appointments, secondary consultation and sexual assault crisis response during business hours at the RCH.  


    Call (03) 9345 6391


    Please note: This email address is only monitored during business hours, 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday, excluding public holidays. 
    (Please dial 000 in case of emergency or call the Sexual Assault Crisis Counselling Line on 1800 806 292 outside of business hours).  

    After-hours crisis response

    Gatehouse provides after-hours sexual assault crisis response to children who present at the RCH and have experienced sexual assault. 

    This service operates Monday-Friday, 5pm-9am, all weekend and on public holidays. 

    To access this service, contact the Sexual Assault Crisis Line (SACL) on 8345 3494.

    After-hours sexual assault crisis counselling

    If you are a child/young person or a parent/carer and would like to speak to a sexual assault crisis counsellor outside of business hours, call the Sexual Assault Crisis Counselling Line on 1800 806 292. 


    Royal Children’s Hospital
    50 Flemington Road
    Parkville, Victoria 3052

    Gatehouse community-based services