What will the money be used for?
The Government will work closely with victims and survivors, and the organisations that help them, to deliver a comprehensive 10-year Victorian Family Violence Plan, which will be produced later in the year.
A new system for safeguarding and sharing information
$32.5 million to develop a new system for safeguarding and sharing information between services so that victims are kept safe from family violence.
New type of family violence navigator
$19 million for a new type of family violence navigator to guide victims through every step of crisis and recovery.
Establish an independent monitor and an implementation unit
$15.4 million to establish an independent monitor to hold the Government to account and an implementation unit.
Build the capacity of the family violence workforce
$10.4 million to build the capacity of the family violence workforce and support other workers to best identify and respond to family violence.
17 safety and support hubs
$5 million to commence work on the 17 safety and support hubs recommended by the Royal Commission.