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

News & Events

Family violence related news and events for professionals.

Group work calendar

The regional Family Violence Group Work Calendar for Term 4 (PDF) 2021 is now available.

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MARAM Perpetrator Supporting Resources Released

Following on from the launch of MARAM Guidance for Professionals Working with Adults using Family Violence, Family Safety Victoria has released the following additional supporting resources:  Readiness...

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Join the Week Without Violence Virtual Campaign (18-24 Oct)

This year’s WWV Campaign theme is ‘Connect, Listen, Believe: Contribute to healthy, happy families in our communities.’

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Access Consultation and Beyond: Engaging Survivor Advocates Webinar

The NIFVS Partnership hosted a webinar on 14 September 2021 to explore how organisational leaders and practitioners can improve engagement with survivor advocates in order to strengthen practice responses and service planning.

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Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia Merge

As a result of the Inquiry into the Family Court, the Federal Government passed legislation in February 2021 that has now brought together the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court...

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New Family Violence Network Convenor in Yarra

Sophie Moore is the new Family Violence Network Convenor with City of Yarra. Based at the Neighbourhood Justice Centre (NJC), Sophie’s broader remit is as the Family Violence Partnerships Coordinator....

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Resisting Collusion Online Training

Effectively identify, understand and resist invitations to collude with male perpetrators of family violence.

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NIFVS eNews 2021

NIFVS enews from January-December 2021.

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NIFVS enews 2020

NIFVS enews from January-December 2020.

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