The Victorian government has introduced the Information Sharing Schemes and the Family Violence Multi-Agency Risk Assessment and Management Framework (MARAM) to reduce family violence and promote child wellbeing or safety. This factsheet provides information about the Schemes and MARAM.
Victorian Specialist Family Violence Advisor (SFVA) Capacity Building Program Fact SheetResource | 2022
This fact sheet provides information about the Victorian Specialist Family Violence Advisor (SFVA) Capacity Building Program in Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drug Services.
Victorian Mental Health and Wellbeing Workforce Capability FrameworkResource | 2021
The Victorian Mental Health and Wellbeing Workforce Capability Framework sets out the skills, knowledge and ways of working that the workforce will require in the new integrated and responsive mental health and wellbeing system. It will be revised to keep pace with emerging and evolving needs.
National Lived Experience (Peer) Workforce Development GuidelinesResource | 2021
The Guidelines are intended to inform employers and funding bodies and to support change across the mental health sector by improving understanding of the benefits of the Lived Experience workforce and by supporting employers to assess their local readiness and prioritise activities.
Carer Perspective Supervision FrameworkResource | 2021
This framework describes important features of the carer perspective supervision relationship and provides useful tools and resources for carer supervisors and supervisees.
Specialist Family Violence Advisor guidelines and reporting templateResource | 2021
New guidelines have been published to support the Specialist Family Violence Advisor program in Victoria.
National Children’s Mental Health and Wellbeing StrategyResource | 2021
The Strategy outlines the requirements for an effective system of care for children, seeking to create a new, shared understanding of the roles of families, communities, services, and educators in promoting and supporting child mental health and wellbeing.
Guide to Promising Programs - Adolescent Violence in the HomeResource | 2020
This page provides information about the Adolescent Violence in the Home (AVITH) programs currently operating in Victoria and Australia.
MARAM practice guides: Guidance for professionals working with adults using family violenceResource | 2020
Guidance for professionals working with child or adult victim survivors, and adults using family violence.