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Professional Standards and Codes of Practice


  • Preventing and Addressing Violence Against Women Organisational Assessment Tool

    pdf 765.49 KB
    This assessment tool assists organisations to undertake a self-assessment of current prevention of violence against women activities and use the results to inform organisational planning, policies and staff development.

  • 'Working with families where an adult is violent': Best interests case practice model and specialist practice resource,

    pdf 1.17 MB
    Published by the Victorian Government Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Australia, June 2014

  • The Right To Refuse: Examining forced marriage in Australia

    pdf 979.44 KB
    A joint project of Good Shepherd Youth & Family Service, Domestic Violence Victoria and Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand

  • Victoria Police Code of Practice for the Investigation of Family Violence (2017)

    pdf 1.64 MB
    The police response to and investigation of family violence is governed by this Code of Practice for the Investigation of Family Violence, applicable legislation and the Victoria Police Manual.

  • Family Violence In The News - a Media Toolkit

    pdf 1.34 MB
    © Child and Family Services Ballarat Inc & PACT Community Support, 2011. This document is designed to provide information to support media reporting of family violence.

  • DHS practice guide for family violence practitioners: Assessing children and young people experiencing family violence

    pdf 4.14 MB
    These Guidelines are a tool for reflective practice by individual practitioners (whether providing counselling or groups), and by organisations as part of their ongoing quality review and service development commitments.

  • Family Violence Risk Assessment and Risk Management Framework (CRAF) Manual

    PDF 900.5 KB
    The Family Violence Common Risk Assessment and Risk Management Framework (CRAF), is Victoria's consistent approach for assessing and managing family violence throughout the service system.

  • DHS Practice guidelines: Women and children’s family violence counselling and support programs

    pdf 626.09 KB

  • DV Vic Code of Practice

    pdf 961.41 KB