Historically, sexual assault and family violence services had separate funding and approaches, albeit with the same feminist framework and gendered lens.
As recommended by the Royal Commission into Family Violence, all Victorian councils are now required to articulate how they will help reduce family violence in their community.
The Family Violence Protection (Information Sharing) Amendment Act 2017 is an outcome of the Royal Commission into Family Violence.
The Royal Commission into Family Violence (RCFV) has mandated statewide delivery across all Victorian schools brings this journey to its next stage – embedding primary prevention in schools.
The expansion of eligibility criteria means victims of family violence who have disability-related needs can now access the Disability Family Violence Crisis Response Initiative.
A conversation about the unique, complex and significant challenges of working in the family violence sector
As the CEO of the state government’s first agency dedicated solely to ending family violence, Sue Clifford will be driving many projects as part of the state’s $1.9 billion action plan