The COVID stage 4 lockdown has ended, however, some modified restrictions remain in place, including limits on social gatherings and wearing masks in some indoor settings, or wherever you can't socially distance.
If you think your behaviour is hurting the people you care about support is available
Family violence includes a range of behaviours. Each of these can be demonstrated in a variety of ways:
To understand what these might mean visit: https://mensline.org.au/changingforgood/resource/what-is-violence/
It’s hard to face up to your own actions, you might want to deny responsibility for your behaviour. Blaming your partner is the most common way to do this.
No matter how you feel it is not okay to scare your partner or children. No one should live in fear of the people closest to them.
No matter what they do it is not okay to hurt them. Things can be different.
MensLine AustraliaCounselling service (including phone) for men by men. A safe place to talk and seek support. Women are also able to phone for advice.1300 015 120https://mensline.org.au/changingforgood/
EDVOSSupport services for women as well as intake and referrals for men.03 9254 4200
Yarra Ranges Shire Council
P.O. Box 105, Anderson Street
Lilydale, VIC 3140
P 1300 368 333
F (03) 9735 4249
Yarra Ranges Council respectfully acknowledges the traditional owners, the Wurundjeri people, as the custodians of this land. We pay respect to all Aboriginal community Elders, past and present, who have resided in the area and have been an integral part of the history of the region.