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News & announcements

News & announcements

News & announcements

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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Why we need a primary prevention approach to trans women’s experiences of intimate partner violence.

Learn how WLSV responds to the legal needs of victim survivors, and how their work supports family violence practitioners to identify their clients critical legal issues.

Developing more skilled leaders for the growing sector

Friends with Dignity is launching its eighth round of the Scholarship Program for children and young people throughout Australia.

The government has announced $23.1 million funding to improve court and justice processes, improving the safety of family violence victims.

The Orange Door is expanding to ensure more Victorians impacted by family violence can get the help they need closer to home.

We recently spoke with LGBTI Homelessness and Family Violence Project Worker, Ashleigh Shanahan, about what inspires her work.

More Victorians living with family violence can now access expert and dedicated court services with the state’s newest Specialist Family Violence Court up and running in Moorabbin.