Who are we?
Amber Community is a not-for-profit organisation contributing to the safety and wellbeing of Victorian road users. We provide counselling and support to people affected by road trauma and address attitudes and behaviours of road users through education.
Amber Community is committed to educating the community and raising public awareness about road trauma and how it affects people’s lives. We do this by positively influencing driver attitudes and behaviours with the aim of reducing crashes and the resulting trauma.
Amber Community provide free, confidential and professional counselling available to people have experienced a road incident in Victoria. You can request support from us at any time, as there are no time limits on access to our service. You do not need a referral.
Volunteers play a significant role within our organisation, with many having personal experience of road trauma and its impact on people’s lives. We rely on the generosity of our volunteers, who make up over 70% of our organisation!
“Lifesaving for sure. It has improved my sense of self-worth after our family’s tragic event. It helped me rebuild and re-energised my life to give it meaning and purpose. It has given me opportunities to connect and develop meaningful relationships with like-minded people.”