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  1. 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...

  2. 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...

  3. Family violence and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women

    02 Aug 2018

    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 culturally diverse women

    02 Aug 2018

    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...

  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 children

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

  7. Family violence explained

    Family violence explained

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

  8. Parenting on your own

    22 Feb 2018

    A person can become a single or sole parent for many different reasons. You may have chosen to start a family on your own, you may be separated or divorced, or your partner may have died.  As a...

  9. Managing a relationship breakdown

    08 Feb 2018

    Breaking up is a tough time. It can be better or worse depending on how you deal with it. Here is some information to help you recognise how you’re feeling, and why.  You’ll also find...

  10. Strong relationships, strong health

    08 Feb 2018

    Throughout your life, the number and strength of your relationships affect your mental and physical wellbeing. The benefits of social connections and good mental health are numerous. Proven links...