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Stay up to date with what’s happening in Victoria’s family violence sector – whether that be a government funding announcement, new research publication or a cutting-edge initiative to support victim survivors of abuse. 

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We spoke to Libby Jamieson about her role as Teleweb Program Manager at Switchboard, a peer based, volunteer run support services for LGBTIQA+ people, their families, allies and communities.

The Victorian Government announced a $435 million investment into gender equality and family violence initiatives in yesterday’s state budget.

The CSA reported family incidents increased by 6.7% since last year to a record high of 88,214 incidents. Herein we unpack the reasons why.

The funding aims to provide more Aboriginal families and individuals experiencing and using family violence with culturally-safe support.

In light of a recent announcement, DV Vic is calling on government to work with peak bodies to strengthen the impact of the new safety hubs.

An exclusive interview DV Vic’s Senior Practice Development Advisor, Erin Davis, about the redeveloped Code of Practice and the implications of this resource.

166 Victorian practitioners supporting women experiencing violence during Victoria’s initial COVID-19 shutdown period responded to the survey. Here's a summary of the key findings.

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has impacted MARAM reforms on multiple fronts. We have summarised the key developments that may impact you here.

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