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Family Violence Information & Links

Find the right facts, information and resources for your needs.

Whether you are a member of our community, a victim/survivor of domestic, family, or sexual violence, a workplace, media representative, community group, sports club, practitioner or researcher we can help you find the right information or organisation that you relate most.

Here you will links to a range Peak Bodies and Organisations who publish State of Knowledge Papers and research reports on a range of topics related to the prevalence of Violence against Women and community attitudes.

Primary Care Connects Family Violence Dashboard

At Primary Care Connect we conduct in-house research related to Family Violence incidents that police attend in our region. We analyse the evidence to demonstrate how often the violence occurs the location, types and combinations of violence used against individuals and families in in Realtime. Our Family Violence dashboard aims to increase every bodies knowledge and awareness of Family and Domestic Violence in the Community of Greater Shepparton.

Fast Facts

STAY TUNED! We will be publishing Fact Sheets including any from our own Family Violence Dashboard right here, soon!

Peak Domestic & Family Violence Organisations

ANROWS is an initiative of Australia’s National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022 (the National Plan). ANROWS was established by the Commonwealth and all state and territory governments of Australia to produce, disseminate and assist in applying evidence for policy and practice addressing violence against women and their children.

Family Safety Victoria works to: implement key recommendations from the Royal Commission into Family Violence make it easier for people to get the help they need ensure people with lived experience and people with specialist expertise inform and guide the reform bring organisations together to create new and coordinated ways to respond to family violence, and better support families. The family violence system we are building is inclusive, culturally safe and gives children and young people a voice. We are united by a common goal: to keep women, children, young people and families safe.

GENVIC is the peak body for gender equity, women’s health and the prevention of violence against women. GEN VIC works with a broad array of organisations across Victoria – including government, peak bodies and public, community and private organisations – to advance a shared vision of gender equality, health and freedom from violence for every woman and girl in every community across Victoria.

Women’s Health Victoria is dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of all Victorian women. We provide support services, resources and deliver training, as well as share evidence to influence and shape policy. We are committed to improving the social, emotional and physical health and wellbeing of women throughout their lives. Gender equality is essential to achieve this and underpins everything we do. 

Peak Domestic & Family Violence Organisations

The Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria (DVRCV) is a state-wide specialist family violence organisation. For over 30 years we have been working towards our vision of creating a world in which women and their children are thriving, respected and free from violence. 

No to Violence works to bring about the changes our community needs to eliminate men’s use of family violence. For 25 years, we have been working directly with men who use family violence to support them to change.

Our expertise in men and their beliefs, attitudes, behaviour and choices has enabled us to develop standards, programs and training, lead policy development, and fulfil our role as the largest peak body in Australia for organisations and individuals working with men to end family violence. 

Women with Disabilities Victoria: Provides systemic support, advocacy and resources to women with disabilities in leadership roles

Works with community services and organisations to ensure they are inclusive of women with disabilities and encourages and undertakes research on issues affecting women with disabilities 

Our Watch is a national leader in the primary prevention of violence against women and their children in Australia. We work to embed gender equality and prevent violence where Australians live, learn, work and socialise.