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Northern Integrated Family
Violence Services Partnership
For professionals supporting the
safety of victim survivors in Melbourne's
northern metropolitan region

Technology Investment to Keep Women Safe

The federal government announced a $104 million technology-focused package to prevent family violence including a $20 million fund for states and territories to trial electronic monitoring of high-risk offenders; $54.6 million to support victim-survivors to stay in their own homes with security assessments and upgrades; and $26.6 million for online safety initiatives including for the eSafety Commission to provide direct support to victim-survivors of technology-facilitated abuse.

(Source: AWAVA newsletter, 22.3.22)