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More than half of trans and gender-diverse survey respondents reported experiences of sexual violence or coercion - a rate four times higher than that of the general population.

Workforce census now open

Victoria’s first family violence workforce census will give workers the opportunity to have a say on the key issues affecting them and to shape the government's 10-year Industry Plan.

The new Centre for Research Excellence will lead research into the health effects of intimate partner violence on individuals and families, and how the health sector can respond.

The introduction of the Family Violence Protection Amendment Bill 2017 was a key recommendation of the Royal Commission into Family Violence.

Women and children fleeing family violence is the single biggest driver of homelessness in our community, and it's growing at a rapid rate.

New research from RMIT shows that eleven per cent of Australians — both women and men — have suffered economic abuse at the hands of a partner.

Red flags infographic

DVRCV has released a new infographic for professionals highlighting the factors that put family violence victims at increased risk of being killed or seriously injured.

The Victorian Government is helping women and children escape family violence – with their pets – through a new program to house and protect at-risk animals.