Program themes

  • Early intervention in the health sector for the whole family

Health system change and technological pathways for early identification and first line responses to domestic violence.  

  • Dynamics and complexity of abuse and resilience

Using longitudinal studies and voices of survivors to tailor responses for women and children from all backgrounds.

  • Culture, kinship and connection: strong and safe families

Drawing on the voices and experiences of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and other peoples of First Nations to develop, tailor and evaluate effective responses to family violence.

  • Pathways for listening and responding to children and young people 

Pathways for practitioners to respond and refer children, mothers, fathers and carers to models in family services.