The Family Violence Prevention Foundation of Australia

Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions (Terms) govern your use of this Website located at Throughout these Terms, when we mention ‘we’, ‘our’ or ‘us’, we mean the Family Violence Prevention Foundation of Australia trading as Violence Free Families, PO Box 2074, Brighton North Victoria 3186, Australia.


Please read these Terms carefully before using this Website. By using this Website, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not wish to be bound by these Terms, you should not use this Website and you should close this Website immediately.

We may revise these Terms from time to time. Revised Terms are effective immediately upon being posted onto this Website. Your continued use of this Website will mark your acceptance of any such revised Terms.

Use of Content

Unless otherwise indicated by us, we own all intellectual property rights, including copyright, in all text, graphics, images, artwork, photographs, pictures, trademarks, logos, computer code and other materials posted on this Website (Content), and the arrangement of this Content.

Occasionally, we may publish Content in which the copyright is not owned by us. When this is done, we make every effort to acknowledge the copyright owner.

The Content may only be used by you for personal, educational and non-commercial purposes. You agree not to:

  • alter or remove any copyright, trade mark or other proprietary notice of ours or of any other company
    appearing on this Website;
  • copy, sell, reproduce, republish, transmit or distribute, the Content or upload, post or display the
    Content on any other website or medium for publication or distribution or for any commercial enterprise;
  • modify or edit the Content in any way; or
  • to the maximum extent permitted by law, reverse engineer, translate, adapt or modify any software
    used in connection with this Website.

Our approval of any fundraising activity does not constitute permission to reproduce or modify any of the Content on this Website and all requests for such permission must be approved by us in writing.

The Content on this Website is for general information purposes only. We make no warranties or representations about the accuracy, reliability, currency or continuous supply of any of the Content on this Website. As a user of this Website, you are required to make your own enquiries before entering into any transaction on the basis of, or in reliance upon, the Content.

In the event that you find any inaccurate information on this Website, or have any complaint about what we have published, please contact us and we will investigate the matter on receipt of your email and will take such further action as we consider appropriate.

Your Conduct

You must use this Website for lawful purposes only. You must not transmit via this Website any material which is illegal, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate, or which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others.


While we exercise all due care, we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that the Website will be free of infection, viruses, defects, harmful components or any other codes that may have contaminating or destructive properties. We recommend that you install up-to-date virus protection software on your computer prior to using this Website.

To the extent provided by law we make no warranty that the Website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free.

Except as expressly stated in these Terms and in respect of any liability that cannot be excluded by law, we will not be liable for any loss or damages of any kind (including any direct, indirect, incidental and consequential loss or damages) arising in connection with your access to, or use of, or inability to use this Website, the Content (including linked websites) or products which you order through this Website. The foregoing applies whether such loss or damages arise under contract, in tort, in negligence, under statute or


We rely on you observing these Terms at all times. You agree to indemnify and hold us and our officers, employees and agents harmless from any claims of any nature whatsoever (including legal costs) by any third party arising out of or in connection with your access to and use of the Website. The indemnity is this clause extends to and covers your breach of these Terms.

Third Party Websites

We may link this Website to other websites which are not under the control of, or maintained by, us. We are providing these links to you only as a matter of convenience and, to the maximum extent permitted by law, we are not responsible for the content of such websites. We do not endorse or recommend any products, materials or services displayed or offered on any websites which may be linked to this Website.


We are committed to respecting and protecting your personal information. Please refer to our Privacy Statement to learn more about how we handle personal information. Should you have any questions in relation to our Privacy Policy please contact us.


These Terms between you and us will be governed by the laws of Victoria, Australia. You agree that any dispute or legal proceeding in relation to this Website shall be brought exclusively in the courts of Victoria.

Although this Website can be accessed throughout Australia and overseas, we do not represent that the content of this Website complies with the laws (including the intellectual property laws) of countries outside Australia. If you access this Website from outside Australia, you do this at your own risk and are responsible for ensuring compliance with all laws in the place where you are located.

If any provision or part of a provision of these Terms is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, all other provisions shall remain in full force and effect.

These Terms comprise the entire agreement between you and us in respect to your use of this Website.

Violence Free Families works for the elimination of all forms of family violence. We believe that Research, Innovation and Education can help improve the lives of vulnerable children and women, and help curb the incidence of family violence.