News and Media


We believe it’s important to maintain conversation with our valued partners, supporters and those in the wider family violence sector.

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News and Media Releases

FVREE is proud to have a have a strong voice in the family violence sector. For media enquiries, please contact Communications or call 03 9259 4200

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EDVOS in the Media

FVREE has developed early intervention training for hairdressers to help women who may be facing violence or controlling behaviour at home. Read about articles relating “The HaiR” program below:

  • It needs to be in all courses’ – family violence awareness growing in the beauty industry –The Border Mail News 08/06/18  Read more >… 
  • ABC Media Podcast 11/06/18 click here to listen to podcast … 
  • Today Show on Channel 9 – 11/06/18 click here or on play button below, to watch the Interview with Executive Director Jenny Jackson… 

Click Here to listen to the ABC Radio Interview with Jenny Jackson & Presenter Meshel Lawrie on 3/1/19

Pets in Peril

  • Pets in Family Crisis Accomodation – Animal Medicines Australia Member Update 3/4/2018 Read more >… 

RSPCA Victoria

  • RSPCA Victoria reveals it received 178 reports of animal abuse – Whitehorse Leader 21/8/2017  Read more >… 
  • Pets targeted in family violence – Upper Yarra Mail Community 21/8/2017  Read more >… 
  • Pets caught in crossfire – Mountain Views Mail 22/8/2017  Read more >… 

THREE organisations from Melbourne’s east will benefit from additional funding to battle family violence.

Talking Violence

Click here for article ‘Talking Violence’ from May 2017 edition of Women’s Health and Fitness Magazine featuring comments from our Program Manager.

2015 / 2016 Articles