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Family violence - an informative resource

What you can do for yourself and your family

Family violence and abuse is a growing and recognised problem for women. Nobody has the right to abuse or control you. If you are experiencing or know someone experiencing domestic or family violence, WIRE's information booklet: Family violence - What you can do for yourself and your family provides information on getting legal advice, protecting yourself and your children, and the help and support services available in Victoria. 

It helps you explore:

  • What is family violence
  • What you can do to protect yourself 
  • Deciding to stay or leave
  • Technology and safety
  • How the legal system can help
  • Where to get help with finances
  • Getting support

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