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This section provides details and links for programs and projects that address family violence (including child protection) among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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The programs, projects and lessons learned have been rated to the left. The items are listed by title, but you can also select to list them by reach, focus, start date and end date.


Details and links (where available) relating to relevant programs, projects and lessons learned are collected here.

When you click on one of the headings of the table, the list will be sorted according to that heading. For more information about the program, click on the title.

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Title Reach Focus
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander centre for males VIC
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mediation NSW
Aboriginal children experiencing family violence counselling WA
Aboriginal early years: Little people's meeting place WA
Aboriginal family health/domestic violence program NSW
Aboriginal family violence program VIC
Aboriginal mediation services WA
Abuse prevention program (APP) SA
Adult healing places VIC
Albany Women's Centre WA
Alice Springs integrated response to family violence project NT
All children being safe program NSW
Anawim emergency housing intake service WA
Art therapy VIC
Barndimalgu court and the Geraldton family and domestic violence project WA
Brighter futures NSW
Broken Hill Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention Legal Service NSW
Care circles NSW
Central Desert night patrol NT
Change-I am SA
Child sexual abuse therapeutic service WA
Connections: Aboriginal women's art therapy group NSW
Darayiga guya mapu (come here: talk feeling) NSW
Deadly sista girlz WA
Djooraminda's Indigenous family program WA
Domestic violence - it's not our game QLD
East Arnhem community night patrol and sobering-up services NT
Ending family violence QLD
Family and community healing program SA
Family matters - kids safe in culture, not in care (Family matters) National
Family support program (Relationships Australia) VIC
Family support service WA
Family support service - Umoona Tjutagku Health Service SA
Family violence aboriginal advocacy and counselling program WA
Family Violence Partnership Program (FVPP) National
Family violence prevention legal service program National
Family Violence Regional Activities Program (FVRAP) National
Gulgihwen residential program NSW
Gunbalanya family safety program NT
Healthy families NT
Healthy family circle program: supporting women caring for children NSW
Hey sis, we've got your back: Aboriginal women's sexual assault network NSW
I'm an Aboriginal dad VIC
Indigenous children's program NT
Indigenous Family Violence VIC
Indigenous family violence offender program (IFVOP) NT
Indigenous legal needs project NT, QLD, VIC, WA
Indigenous parents support (IPS) WA
Indigenous triple P effectiveness in community settings QLD
Kalgoorlie accommodation support service (KASS) WA
Karlamia Night Shelter WA
Koori community safety grants VIC
Kununurra women's fishing group WA
Kurbingui Youth Development Association (KYDA) Family support program QLD
Kurbingui Youth Development Association (KYDA) Family violence project QLD
Let's start: parent-child program NT
Maningrida child safety service NT
Meminar Ngangg Gimba VIC
Men's referral service National
North Australian Aboriginal Family Violence Legal Service (NAAFVLS) NT
Outreach Support and Transitional Housing for Itinerant Women, Catherine Booth House NT
Panyappi program SA
Peninsula family violence program VIC
Piliyintinji-ki stronger families NT
Preventing domestic violence and alcohol abuse program NSW
Queensland Centre for Domestic and Family Violence Research QLD
Queensland Indigenous alcohol diversion program (QIADP) QLD
Red dust healing program National
Rekindling the spirit NSW
Responding Early Assisting Children (REACh) National
Safe families NT
Safe Koori kids: community based approaches to Indigenous injury prevention NSW
Safe pathways progam SA
Sisters day out VIC
Sisters Inside sexual assault counselling service QLD
Something better QLD
Staying home leaving violence program (Auspice program) NSW
Strong choices NT
Strong men, strong families project SA
Stronger futures in the Northern Territory NT
StrongFamilies WA
Supported Accommodation Assistance Program (SAAP) National
Swan Emergency Accomodation WA
Tackling violence out of our community WA
Talkin' about law QLD
The Maranguka intitiative (Bourke justice reinvestment project) NSW
The wake up time weavers NSW
Torres Strait Island community police services QLD
Uncle-Nephew Program National
Voice against violence National
Walk tall WA
Walking together program NSW
Waminda women's health NSW
Weaving the net NSW
Women's kitchen table yarning circles VIC
Wooree Miya woman's refuge WA
Yindyama la NSW
Yorgum Aboriginal family counselling service WA
Young men's support service VIC
Young women's support service (YWSS) National
Youth at risk initiative (YARI) QLD
Yuendumu mediation and justice committee NT
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