If you are experiencing family violence or elder abuse as a victim or perpetrator, the PRONIA Family Violence Worker is able to assist you by:

  • Helping you to identify your and your family’s immediate safety and wellbeing needs
  • Guiding and supporting you to obtain assistance for pressing housing, financial, emotional and other needs
  • Attending priority appointments with you; such as court or housing related
  • Developing with you a care plan to meet your and your family’s needs, making appropriate referrals and attending with you at other appropriate services
  • Regularly being in contact with you to make sure that you are safe and continue to receive the support and services you need your need
  • Advocating on your behalf to ensure that you receive all specialist services and supports you are entitled to
  • Providing you with available options, services and support to help you make your own decisions
  • Our work with you enables you to manage your own independence, security and wellbeing.

For further information please contact the Pronia family violence worker on (03) 9388 9998

Resources

Vicoria Police Information Sheet