DV-alert contributes to one of the priority outcomes of the Australian Government's National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and their Children 2010-2022 by representing the community frontline workers around Australia.
Through the DV-alert Program, Lifeline will:
Deliver workshops across the country, including in remote and rural locations
Ensure that community frontline workers in Australia have access to a quality domestic and family violence response training
Provide culturally sensitive and appropriate information and training
Assess the needs of community frontline workers when engaging with people subjected to domestic and family violence to inform and continuously improve the training we deliver
Improve the content and delivery of the training based on current social and policy contexts that directly affect the people subjected to domestic and family violence