Research, trial and evaluate interventions for perpetrators

Recommendation 087


Who is leading the change

Family Safety Victoria

The Victorian Government, subject to advice from the recommended expert advisory committee and relevant ANROWS (Australia’s National Organisation for Women’s Safety) research, trial and evaluate interventions for perpetrators that:

  • provide individual case management where required
  • deliver programs to perpetrators from diverse communities and to those with complex needs
  • focus on helping perpetrators understand the effects of violence on their children and to become better fathers
  • adopt practice models that build coordinated interventions, including cross-sector workforce development between the men’s behaviour change, mental health, drug and alcohol and forensic sectors