RESOURCES FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PRACTITIONERS
The Practice Framework sets out ‘how we do things around here’ and underpins DVSM's service delivery policies, practice guides and tools.
- Conversation Tool – Wellbeing, Ecogram and Potential
- Conversation Card – Exploring Potential and Supporting Decision Making
- Practice Questions
- Reflection Sheet
PRACTICE REVIEW GUIDE
Practice reviews are a combination of facilitated discussion and supportive questioning where we seek to gain clarity, find solutions and generate new ideas. It is through reviewing our practice together that we learn from each other’s experiences.
The Insight Exchange website hosts a range of published lived experience insights, publications for people with lived experience and for responders, animations, videos and reflection resources.
SPECIALIST HOMELESSNESS SERVICES
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE NSW (PEAK BODY)
WELLBEING RESOURCES (Information Resources, Guides, Tools)
Wellbeing resources are designed to support the practitioner and/or person when exploring aspects of the wellbeing domains.
(Information Resources, Guides, Tools)
Mandatory reporters in NSW should use the Mandatory Reporter Guide (MRG) if they have concerns that a child or young person is at risk of being neglected or physically, sexually or emotionally abused.
Financial Safety Checklist
This Checklist resource includes an extensive range of questions and actions for people experience family violence to work toward financial security.
Follow My Lead
This resource speaks from the voices of people with lived experience of Domestic and Family Violence who need the professionals and their social networks to be more prepared to respond effectively. More prepared to respond in ways that uphold dignity and build on safety.
Guide to Domestic Violence: Risk Assessment, Risk Reduction, and Safety Plan
An American perspective: The Nashville Police guide to risk assessment, risk reduction and safety planning.
I Matter App
Developed to help young women understand the warning signs of abusive and controlling behaviour in relationships as well as to promote healthy self-esteem.
Recognise and Recover
A domestic and family violence community resource guide for addressing financial abuse. Developed by the Commonwealth Bank the guide helps identify and provide support for those experiencing financial abuse.
Safety Net Project
Develops resources and information on the use of technology for agencies and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and trafficking.
Facebook's safety policies, tools and resources for increasing safety while using Facebook.
Voices of Experience
Voices of Experience are written insights and reflections from people with lived experience of domestic and family violence and other adversities.
Voices of Experience
Voices of Resistance was an Insight Exchange project that documented four women’s resistance and responses to the violence they experienced. You can read their narratives on Insight Exchange.
Wellbeing Resource – Child Development
The information contained in this wellbeing resource is designed for practitioners and parents to build on awareness and understanding of child development.
Women’s Financial Wellbeing Guide
A guide to help women build their financial independence, become financially secure and enhance their financial wellbeing at all life stages.