Representation

Domestic Violence Victoria advocates and provides advice with and on behalf of our members.

We sit on advisory groups and committees to improve responses to family violence, and influence state and federal government policy.

DV Vic represents the Victorian family violence sector on an ongoing basis:

  • Statewide Family Violence Steering Committee (Co-Chair)
  • Family Violence Housing Assistance Implementation Taskforce
  • Magistrates Court of Victoria Family Violence Taskforce
  • Industry Taskforce
  • Social Services Taskforce
  • Magistrates Court of Victoria Family Violence Taskforce
  • Diversity and Intersectionality Working Group
  • Perpetrator Interventions Panel
  • Support Services Working Group of the FVHAIT (Co-Chair)
  • Homelessness Launch sites Senior Leadership Group
  • Family Violence Risk Assessment and Risk Management Framework and Information Sharing Steering Committee
  • Support and Safety Hubs Expert Design Group
  • Child Protection and Family Violence Steering Committee
  • Family Violence in Child Protection Partnership Steering Committee
  • Roadmap for Reform Implementation Ministerial Advisory Group
  • Victoria Police Enhancing Police Responses to Family Violence Steering Group
  • Personal Safety Initiative Steering Group
  • Personal Safety Initiative Technical Advisory Group
  • RAMPs Working Group
  • Strengthening Hospitals Responses to Family Violence Project
  • DHHS Elder Abuse Statewide Reference Group
  • Senior’s Rights Victoria Elder Abuse Network
  • Victorian Peaks and Statewide Network Forum
  • Human Services and Health Partnership Implementation Committee
  • Preventing Violence Against Women in the Media Committee
  • ANROWS Practitioner Engagement Group
  • AWAVA Advisory Group
  • Housing Peaks
  • Equality Rights Alliance Housing & Homelessness Working Group
  • Respectful Relationships Education Advisory Group
  • Forced Marriage Network
  • Trades Hall Working Group on Family Violence
  • Economic Abuse Reference Group
  • Family Violence Resource Register Steering Committee
  • Family Violence Specialist Advisors for Alcohol and Other Drugs and Mental Health Sectors Reference Group
  • After Hours Model Working Group
  • MCV Remote Video Conferencing Working Group
  • Family Violence Training for Financial Counsellors Advisory Group
  • Family Violence and Acquired Brain Injury Research Advisory Group
  • Invisible Practices Research Advisory Group