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How we can help


EDVOS are here to support women and children experiencing family violence in Melbourne’s eastern region. Learn more >…

EDVOS how we can help brochure


Safety and protection are paramount to EDVOS’ work with women and children responding to family violence. A key part of case management is the preparation of a safety plan, developed with you, alongside any safety plans you already have in place. Learn more >…


EDVOS is committed to supporting the relationship between a mother and her child before, during and after family violence. Learn more > …


EDVOS is committed to providing culturally safe, supportive advocacy, with a holistic approach to services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander victims of family violence. Learn more >…

EDVOS can also provide support with the following services:

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  • Working with Police, Court support and Intervention Orders

  • Housing assistance

  • Family violence and pregnancy

  • Counselling and support groups

  • Family violence and animal abuse

  • Men’s intake and referrals

EDVOS acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of this land and recognise their continuing connection to land, water and community. EDVOS pays respect to Elders past, present and emerging.

EDVOS acknowledges people from the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) communities, their children, pets and other animals, who are responding to family violence in the community.

EDVOS respects all people who are responding to family violence, regardless of ethnicity, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age and ability.

EDVOS is a child-focused and child safe organisation.

.  EDVOS acknowledges funding from the Victorian Government