NIFVS is not a crisis response service – if in immediate danger phone 000 or Get Help
Northern Integrated Family
Violence Services Partnership
For professionals supporting the
safety of victim survivors in Melbourne's
northern metropolitan region


(03) 9051 2444
Region: Whittlesea

This Uniting program provides a holistic response for women and children who live in Whittlesea who are at risk of homelessness due to family violence.

Contact (03) 9051 2444 or email

Services provided:

  • Support to obtain or maintain safe and affordable housing
  • Advocacy with landlords and real estate agents
  • Financial assistance and support utility bills, debt, loans etc
  • Support with rent and bond
  • Safety planning and risk assessments
  • Support to go to court
  • Family violence education and counselling
  • Parenting support and advice
  • Assistance to access education, training or employment
  • Peer support through the program’s social activities and community groups.

The program is run in partnership with Launch Housing.