The priorities explored through the consultation include:
reducing violence against women and their children through prevention activities
reducing sexual violence
addressing the impact of violence on women from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
addressing the impact of violence on women from culturally and linguistically diverse communities.
addressing the impact of violence on women with disability
addressing the impact of violence on LGBTIQ people
developing workforce capability
responding to the impact of family and domestic violence on children
adequate crisis accommodation
supporting the medium to long-term safety, wellbeing and independence of women and their children
addressing technology-facilitated abuse
access to justice.
The purpose of this paper is to provide information on the evidence base for priorities explored through the consultations. This is not a comprehensive overview of all of the research available, and does not claim to represent the breadth of the conversations which have been had. It is also acknowledged that there are still gaps in the research and data.