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  1. What is family violence?

    07 Jul 2019

    Family violence can be physical, sexual, psychological, emotional, economic, spiritual or legal abuse. All family violence is illegal and unacceptable...

  2. Family violence and culturally diverse women

    10 Apr 2019

    All forms of family violence (also called domestic violence) are illegal and unacceptable in Australia. But for women from culturally diverse backgrounds, the situation is complex...

  3. Family violence and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women

    16 Jan 2019

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women experience both far higher rates and more severe forms of family violence compared to other women...

  4. Family violence and women with disabilities

    Women with disabilities are more vulnerable to abuse and are more likely to experience violence...

  5. Family violence services for women

    Family violence can have an enormous impact on the health of women and their children...

  6. Family violence and the LGBTIQ communities

    02 Aug 2018

    Within Australia, intimate partner violence is the most common form of family violence. Evidence presented to the Royal Commission into Family Violence suggests intimate partner violence is as...

  7. Family violence - tips for women with disabilities

    Traditional strategies for escaping abuse are often of little use to a woman who has restricted mobility or who depends on her abuser for care...

  8. Family violence and children

    Children exposed to domestic violence are more likely to experience emotional and behavioural problems...

  9. Family violence explained

    Family violence explained

    Perpetrators often make excuses for their violence, for example, blaming alcohol or stress...

  10. Family violence - tips for children

    Kids are not to blame for violence at home, it's not your fault and it's not a special secret...