Women's Safety Package
On Thursday 24 September 2015 the Australian Government announced a $100 million Women’s Safety Package to take action against family violence.
Family Safety Pack
The Australian Government has developed a family safety pack with information on Australia’s laws regarding domestic and family violence, sexual assault and forced marriage. The family safety pack also includes important information about essential services and emergency contacts in Australia.
Our WATCh is a national organisation to advocate and engage with the community about preventing violence against women and their children. It is a key initiative under the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children (2010-2022).
Australia's National Research Organisation for Women's Safety (ANROWS)
Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety (ANROWS) is Australia’s first national research body on reducing violence against women and their children. It is a key commitment under the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022.
Anti-Human Trafficking Strategy
The Australian Government's Anti-Human Trafficking Strategy Fact sheet
Help and Support
Crisis line numbers and help and support information for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault
National Community Attitudes Survey
In early 2013, VicHealth conducted a nation-wide survey of community attitudes to safety and well-being. The survey, the National Community Attitudes towards Violence Against Women Survey (also known as the National Community Attitudes Survey or NCAS) is focused on community attitudes to violence. The NCAS 2013 was released on 17 September 2014.
Safety programs related to and for victims of domestic violence.
The National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children
Released on 15 February 2011, the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022 brings together the efforts of governments across Australia to make a real and sustained reduction in the levels of violence against women.