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Stepping Out

Stepping Out supports and empowers adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse (CSA) to journey beyond trauma.

We are a Not for Profit community organisation with a 30 year history of providing services and programs centred on recovery and growth

Stepping Out has helped me, without their support through my recovery from childhood sexual abuse I would not be the woman I am today. They have connected me back into a life worth living.

Our stories

The stories of survivors highlight the importance of the work we do and why we need support to ensure our services can extend to all who need them.

Nastaran’s story

A much wanted family Christmas. This is the story of Nastaran*, a

Vivienne’s Story

Vivienne contacted Stepping Out when she had nowhere else to turn.  Living

Rochelle’s story

“I am grateful to have been introduced to Stepping Out. It is

Our services

We offer a range of free, practical services focusing on female adult survivors of CSA.

Group Workshops
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Social inclusion programs
CSA Awareness Week
Skills workshops

Latest news


Change – Securing Our Future

Our focus will return to our core mission – assisting women survivors...


Free CSA Workshops

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From The Chair

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Erin’s Story

Stepping Out Case Study Erin is a 43-year-old woman who lives with her...

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CSA the reality in our society

Many organisations involved with childhood sexual abuse (CSA) focus on the children....


Beyond CSA – related traumas for adult survivors

The confronting events surrounding Childhood Sexual Abuse in the last few months...