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

Women’s Legal Service Victoria

(03) 8622 0600
Region: Statewide

The service works with women experiencing disadvantage to address legal issues arising from relationship breakdown or violence..

They provide this through:

  • Free advice and representation at the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court through the Legal Advice and Representation Clinic.
  • Legal representation to women facing significant barriers to accessing justice where assistance will have the greatest impact. See Guidelines for further information.

A Worker Advice Line provides preliminary family violence and family law assistance to family violence workers, financial counsellors, and other support workers working with women who have experienced family violence: Mon, Wed & Fri.