The NIFVS Counselling and Support Alliance involves local community health services in providing family violence counselling and group work for victim survivors. Eight community health services are part of this funded alliance with Berry Street, Anglicare, inTouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence with Women’s Health In the North as the lead agency.

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The following resources were developed by the Alliance.

Aligning Practice: A guide to family violence counselling (2020)
This guide provides family violence counsellors with clarity and direction to ensure a consistent, evidence-based approach.

Healing, Together: A Family Violence Group Work Resource (2015)
This resource draws together learnings from one-off group work projects.

Collected Wisdom (2010)
This manual collates practice ideas and activities that can be used by group worker practitioners.