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Information & Resources

To download information and resources click on the following buttons.

Family Violence Referral Pathways Booklet for EMR
EDVOS Referral Form
EDVOS 'My Safety Plan' Booklet
IEMA Orange Door FAQ's Sheet
Young Person - EDVOS My Safety Plan
Social Script - Our visit to edvos
3Rs Family Violence Online Training Information
Family Violence Awareness Information
Family Violence Support & Services Contacts
Multi-Agency Risk Assessment and Management (MARAM) Family Violence Framework
MARAM Online Training Information
EDVOS Family Violence COVID-19 Data & Trends (March-August 2020

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MYTHS AND MISCONCEPTIONS

Although our understanding of family violence has come a long way, there are many common misconceptions and myths, often communicated as fact. These need to be challenged if we are to prevent violence against women and children and achieve gender equity in society.
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SAFE USE OF TECHNOLOGY

Technology is a big part of our everyday lives and is widely used to source information and communicate with others.  We all have a right to use technology without fear of abuse, but we recommend women experiencing family violence be cautious and mindful of their safety when using technology.
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SURVIVOR STORIES

Sally* is a 25 year old woman from a culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) background. She is married with two young children and was living in Australia on a spousal visa with her husband, who is from the same cultural background.
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If you (or someone you know) is experiencing or at risk of family violence:

If you are in immediate danger call 000

Contact EDVOS on 03 9259 4200 between 9am – 8pm Monday to Friday and 9am – 5pm Saturday

Contact Safe Steps on 1800 015 188 24 hours per day or visit: safesteps.org.au

Tell someone you can trust – family, friends, neighbours or your doctor