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  • Family Violence Support
  • Family Violence Support
  • Family Violence Support
As a result of the easing of restrictions in Regional Victoria, WRISC will resume providing a Covid-safe service from our premises in Ballarat and Bacchus Marsh from Friday June 04, 2021.

Experiencing family violence is an allowable reason to leave your home for safety and to engage with support regardless of restriction levels.

WRISC is recruiting - 3 positions available
  • Team Leader/Case Manager - Aboriginal Program (Ballarat)
  • Case Manager - Family Violence Outreach Program - Maternity Leave cover (9 months) (Bacchus Marsh)
  • Relief Worker - Duty and Case Management in the Women's and Children's Family Violence Support Program

For full details, please click here.

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WRISC Family Violence Support

WRISC exists to change the lives of women and children affected by family violence.

Violence (or abuse) can take many forms and includes:
  • isolating from family and friends
  • controlling access to money or how it is spent
  • name calling, belittling and putdowns
  • making all the decisions and controlling what she does
  • preventing practicing of cultural or spiritual beliefs
  • intimidation
  • making threats
  • physically harming
  • sexualised violence

We believe that everyone has the right to be safe, to be treated equally and to have access to the same opportunities as everyone else. We know that violence of any kind denies people these rights.

WRISC helps to provide safety, support, information, advocacy, children
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WRISC acknowledges the traditional owners of this land - their elders past and present, and is committed to reconciliation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples through respectful relationships and providing culturally safe and appropriate services.
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Wrisc Family Violence Support