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The Victorian Government has announced further investment in the family violence sector, aimed at helping grow and build the capability of the future response workforce.

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.

From July 2017, water companies in Victoria will be able to help domestic violence victims who call in.

New Crimes Statistics Agency research out last week has found that forty percent of Victorian family violence perpetrators also commit non-family violence offences.

The Victorian Government has released their 10 year plan which details how they will deliver the 227 recommendations from the Royal Commission into Family Violence.

Facts on family violence

DVRCV has updated their popular infographic poster that presents the key facts and figures on family violence in Victoria and Australia.