News & media releases
22 July 2020
Respect Victoria announces expanded 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence project for 2020
Municipal Association of Victoria awarded $350,000 to support community-based activities championing the prevention of violence across Victoria.
22 June 2020
Preventing elder abuse: the warning signs and how to take action
Elder abuse is not an easy issue to talk about, and as a result it continues to be one of the most unrecognised forms of abuse that Victorians face.
9 June 2020
Respect Victoria campaign asks Victorians to prevent elder abuse during COVID-19
The pandemic has made home a dangerous place for some older people. Identifying and stopping elder abuse is everybody's business.
8 May 2020
Victorians asked to look out for each other and 'call out' family violence during coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
We're staying indoors to save lives. For some people, home is a dangerous place. If you suspect a neighbour or loved one is in danger, help is available.
27 March 2020
Preventing family violence during the pandemic
For families affected by violence, COVID-19 driven self isolation measures can pose increased risk. No matter what the external stressors, violence is never excusable.
3 April 2019
24 August 2018
1 August 2018