On Tuesday 24 November, 2015, 82 workers from family violence services and CALD services in Melbourne’s northern region participated in a practice exchange forum to explore how to better respond to culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) women who have experienced family violence.
View a summary of the forum.
You can also access some of the presentations from the day, including:
- Introduction (Sarah Johnson, Regional Integration Coordinator)
- Impact of everyday prejudices on CALD women experiencing family violence (Regina Quiazon, Senior Research and Policy Advocate, Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health)
- Family violence provisions and visa applications (Luba Tanevski, Case Worker and Migration Agent, InTouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence)