If you wish to make a donation to support our services, please click one of the links below.
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 2014 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.
Christmas and New Year
The Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention and Legal Service Victoria wishes to advise that our offices in
will be closed from Monday, 22 December 2014 for the Christmas & New Year's break.
Our offices will be reopened at 9am on Monday, 5 January 2015.
If you have any concerns over that period please contact:
- Victoria Police on 000
- Victoria Legal Aid on 1300 792 387 (Mo - Fr 8.45 am to 5.15 pm)
- Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service on 1800 064 865
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®
Next workshop is on the 25th Novemeber!
Check details on our Prevention and Education page.