Communities and Justice

About domestic and family violence

Domestic and family violence can impact anyone at any age. Find out the different types of domestic and family violence, recognising the signs, symptoms and behaviours and how it impacts and affects those experiencing it. 

Domestic and family violence is a pattern of abusive behaviour that can take many forms
Coercive control is domestic abuse and it can cause serious harm
Ask yourself these questions to recognise a domestic and family violence situation
Domestic and family violence can have big personal, social and economic effects on victim-survivors
Understanding gender inequality and how violence starts with disrespect
Last updated:

08 May 2024