A summary of the key themes and recommendation from the FVPLS Victoria National Conference Standing Firm for Change: A Journey to Justice, held November 2012 is now available on the Conference Website.
Check out the September 2013 FVPLS Victoria Newsletter here.
UN Special Consultative Status
FVPLS Victoria was recently granted Special Consultative Status to the United Nations Economic and Social Council. To learn more about the ECOSOC go to their website.
The Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention and Legal Service Victoria (FVPLS Victoria) provides assistance to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander victims/survivors of family violence and sexual assault and works with families and communities affected by violence.
The FVPLS Victoria head office is in Collingwood, covering the Melbourne area. We have an office and staff in Mildura, in Warrnambool, covering the Barwon South West Region and in Bairnsdale covering the Gippsland region. Click here for office locations.
FVPLS Victoria will give telephone and/or face to face legal advice to victims/survivors of family violence and sexual assault. Counselling is also available in these locations.
Go to our Legal Services page for more information about support available.
Call the Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention and Legal Service Victoria toll free on 1800 105 303.
If you need support after hours you can call Women's Domestic Violence Crisis Service of Victoria on
Celebrating our Ten Year Journey
In October 2012 FVPLS Victoria celebrated our 10 year anniversary, marked by the publishing of our history book A Force to Be Reckoned With.
Sisters Day Out®
Workshops coming up:
Check out the Prevention and Education page for more information about upcoming workshops.