The Family Violence Prevention Foundation of Australia


estimated to cost the community $10bn per year in medical costs, lost productivity and welfare services.

associated with street and workplace violence.

the main cause of youth homelessness.

experienced in some form by one in three Australian women in their lifetimes.

the leading cause of premature death and injury among women aged 15 to 44.

witnessed or experienced by one child in four in Australia. Children suffer, whether as victims or witnesses of violence.

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.