Violence against women is a significant human rights issue in Victoria. All women have a right to safety in homes, schools, at work and on the streets.
If you are in immediate danger please call Emergency Services on 000
- Raise community awareness of domestic violence and it’s impacts
- Promote a clear message of no tolerance of domestic and family violence in Victorian communities
- Ensure those who are experiencing domestic and family violence, know hot to access help and support
There is a lot of help available. See the resources below for those, who are either currently experiencing family or domestic violence, or for someone you know experiencing it.
Safe Steps: http://www.safesteps.org.au
Domestic Violence Resource Centre: http://www.dvrcv.org.au/
Victims of Crime: http://www.victimsofcrime.vic.gov.au/
Haven Home, Safe: http://www.havenhomesafe.org.au/