Resources for General Practitioners (Doctors)

Family Violence GP Education Program

GPs and their practice teams have a significant role to play in responding to and caring for patients who are, or may be, experiencing family violence.  The RACGP runs Beginner and Intermediate/Advanced training courses on family violence.

The RACGP is looking for facilitators to run their family violence training – read more here.


Child and Family Violence Information Sharing Schemes

The Victorian Child Information sharing Scheme and the Family Violence Information Sharing Scheme (the Information Sharing Schemes) provide authorised organisations with an expanded ability to share confidential information with other authorised services to promote the wellbeing or safety of children or to assess or manage family violence risk.