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

What She Needs to Know: Supporting victim survivors of family violence through the legal system

On 14 November 2017, 100 workers attended the ‘What She Needs to Know’ NIFVS Forum to find out more about supporting victim survivors of family violence through the legal system.

View the video presentation on ‘The Intersection between Family Law and the Intervention Order System’

Guest speaker: Ella Crotty Senior Lawyer Family Law and Family Violence, Fitzroy Legal Service

Forum resources

Find the Intervention Order and Family Law System flowchart, referred to in Ella Crotty’s presentation.

Also available are the Police Options Model flowchart, from the Victoria Police Code of Practice and the Intervention Order Process flowchart from Steps 2 Safety.

Additional resources

Find further Family Violence Legal related resources for practitioners.