april, 2016

6apr - 7apr 69:30 amapr 7Supporting women through the intervention order process9:30 am - 4:30 pm (7) CBD

Event Details

This two day training will focus on Intervention Orders (IO) and court processes to enable workers to advocate effectively for the best outcomes for women and children. Two guest speakers including a lawyer and a Police Family Violence Advisor will assist workers to understand legal processes and further opportunities for advocacy.

Topics covered will include:

  • an overview of the Family Violence Protection Act
  • safety notices
  • IO court processes
  • interim/final orders
  • contested hearings
  • breaches and evidence.


6 (Wednesday) 9:30 am - 7 (Thursday) 4:30 pm