All DVCS services are underpinned by research and advocacy, reflecting our commitment to evidence-based practice, education and awareness raising. Where relevant, we prepare reports and submissions and collaborate on research activities with funding bodies, peak bodies, government groups and other frontline service providers around Australia.
Reports and submissions
Submission to the Standing Committee on Justice and Community Safety Inquiry into Domestic and Family Violence—Policy Approaches and Responses (Sept 2017)
Submission to the Parliamentary Inquiry into a Better Family Law System to Support and Protect Those Affected by Family Violence (May 2017)
Beyond Crisis: Working with Canberra’s professional firms and businesses to make safer choices easier for survivors of domestic violence
Staying Home After Domestic Violence Jan 2014
Advocacy for safety and empowerment: Good practice and innovative approaches with Aboriginal women experiencing family and domestic violence in remote and regional Australia
The National Advocacy Group for Women on Temporary Visas Experiencing Violence and Their Children