Family violence

Report
27 April 2017

Almost eight in ten believe Australia has a problem with excess drinking, and a growing majority think more should be done to reduce alcohol harm, according to this report.

Fact sheet
19 April 2017

Nearly 6,500 women and girls were hospitalised due to assault in Australia in 2013–14, with the violence usually perpetrated by a partner or spouse, according to new analysis from the Australian...

Article
30 March 2017

Today marks one year since Victoria’s Royal Commission into Family Violence released its seven-volume report and recommendations. These set out a blueprint to transform responses to, and...

Research report
29 March 2017

Examines how specialist domestic and family violence services listen to Aboriginal women - what they see and hear, what they have learnt, and how they apply this in practice.

Report
16 March 2017

During 2015 - 16, 162,175 (30.2 per 1,000) Australian children received child protection services (investigation, care and protection order and/or were in out-of-home care), and children from...

Report
15 February 2017

This study examines the recorded family violence incidents and non-family violence offences for a cohort of family violence perpetrators over a five year period from 2012 to 2016.

Journal article
24 December 2016

This study investigated the influence of victim vulnerability factors and gender on risk assessment for intimate partner violence (IPV) by examining 867 cases of male and female perpetrated IPV...

Briefing paper
22 December 2016

This paper considers the likely impact of a paid domestic violence leave provision on the payroll costs of employers.

Report
21 December 2016

This report provides an overview of some of the ideas, challenges, and opportunities that were raised at the International Conference on Practice and Policy in the Prevention of Violence against...

Strategy
20 December 2016

This set of ANROWS’s Perpetrator Interventions Research Priorities 2017-19 comprises eleven projects with a total value of almost $1.8 million. It offers an innovative and comprehensive program of...