Country Australia
Year 2011
Type of Measure Health > Training
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

The Australian Government's Domestic Violence and Response Training Project aims to improve regional, rural and remote communities' access to domestic and family violence support by providing training for health, allied health  workers, and Indigenous health workers. 

The training is designed to enable better understanding and identification of domestic and family violence and to improve referral and support skills.   Financial support is available to assist participation in the training where participants are eligible.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Australia to the questionnaire on violence against women 2011