North West Melbourne PHN Region Domestic Family Violence Forum Presentations and Resources

The NWM Region Domestic Family Violence Forum is one of a suite of three key events of the North West Melbourne PHN Workforce Development project.

The Domestic Family Violence Forum  focussed on providing agencies and senior workers with practical and highly relevant skills and knowledge to develop appropriate responses to domestic family violence at both a systems and practice level. Below is a link to the program where you can find presentations from the speakers.  Resources and more information can be found below:


Click here to access the program with links to presentations.


Resources provided by presenters can be found below.  Click the links to view and download

List of Specialist Family Violence Advisors

Women’s Health in the North – Responding to Myths

Understanding Family Violence as a Workplace Issue – Pia Cerveri – Victorian Trades Hall Council

ATODA Domestic and Family Violence Tools for Alcohol and Other Drug Settings

Can I ask…? An alcohol and drug clinician’s guide to addressing family and domestic violence

Breaking the Silence – Addressing family and domestic violence problems in alcohol and other drug treatment practice in Australia

Change the Story Framework

Pathways towards accountability

VAADA Capacity Building and Change Management – A guide for community services – This resource has been extensively updated, and designed to be used widely across the entire not-for-profit sector, and particularly in agencies delivering primary health and community care services. You can use this manual as a guiding framework to enacting change in your organisation.