Aboriginal Family Violence Legal Service

About this service

Provides support to Aboriginal people who are experiencing or have experienced family violence (women and men). They also assist non-Aboriginal people experiencing family violence who are parents of Aboriginal children. Provides legal advice and representation in relation to Intervention Orders, Family Law, Child Protection and Victims of Crime Assistance.

    • Service area

      Bayside City Council, City of Kingston, City of Glen Eira, City of Port Phillip, City of Stonnington

    • Service hours

      Mon to Fri 9am – 5pm

    • Eligibility criteria

      Must identify as Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander children who are experiencing or have been affected by family violence

    • Service type

      INDIVIDUAL

    • Costs

      No Costs -

    • Disability access

      Yes, but requires booking in advance

    • Outreach

      Yes

More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

    • Participation length

      As Required

    • Participation type

      Voluntary

    • Secondary consult

      No

    • Staff profile

      Qualified Staff

    • Who can refer

      Anyone

    • Referral mode

      Not Appropriate