Topic "Abuse" in Somali - total 10 documentsTitle: Avoiding financial abuse
Summary: Financial abuse, such as when someone you trust illegally or improperly uses your money, assets or property, is one of the most common forms of abuse of older people.
Title: Family violence and partner visas factsheet
Summary: Partner visa holders do not have to remain in an abusive relationship to stay in Australia In Australia, domestic and family violence is not accepted. A partner, family members or other people in the community cannot threaten your visa status. If you hold a temporary Partner visa (subclass 300, 309 or 820) and experience family violence and your relationship ends, there are provisions in Australia’s migration laws to allow you to continue with your permanent Partner visa (subclass 100 or 801) application. If you or someone you know is in danger call the police on 000. Police in Australia are safe and can be trusted. For free, confidential counselling and information call 1800 RESPECT on 1800 737 732. If you need a free interpreter call 131 450.
Title: Family Violence - Technical Terms (Bilingual Tool)
Summary: The 'Family Violence: Technical Terms Bilingual Tool is in a Language other than English (LOTE) and English side-by-side It is designed to help communication when working with interpreters to talk about family violence. The Family Violence: Technical Terms Bilingual Tool, lists and explains: - Courts and services: their names, hours and web addresses - Technical terms: and what they mean - Police roles: what they do. - Each service, term and definition is listed in a Languages other than English (LOTE) and English side by side, so they can be pointed to or circled when explaining the family violence service system.
Title: Family Violence: What Police Do
Summary: The Information Sheet 'Family Violence: What Police do' has been designed to explain Victoria Police's response to family violence. They have been written for: - People who have affected, or harmed, by family violence - People who have committed family violence - People and or services supporting them. The information sheet is available in English, Easy English (simple text with images) and in Languages other than English (LOTE) (13 languages).
Title: Forced and early marriage factsheet
Summary: Forcing anybody to get married is a serious crime in Australia In Australia, people are free to choose whether to get married. It is illegal to take or send someone to another country for forced marriage or get someone else to organise this Forced and early marriage is sometimes linked with moving people to another country or across borders against their will, and this is illegal. Contact details of support services are provided in this brochure
Title: Is someone you know being abused in a relationship?
Summary: This guide will help in supporting female and male victims of abuse.
Title: Reporting sexual assault to police
Summary: Reporting sexual assault to police is a significant step. This document explains the investigation process and the options that are available to help you consider your decision.
Title: Sexual Assault factsheet
Summary: In Australia, it is against the law to sexually assault anyone. A person who commits sexual assault can go to jail, whether they are a man or a woman. Sexual assault can include: forcing anyone to have sex or perform sexual acts; forcing anyone to watch pornography; or having sex or performing sexual acts with a child.
Title: Violence against women doesn't just start. It grows: A guide to having conversations with young people
Summary: The cycle of violence against women starts with disrespectful behaviour. When we excuse these behaviours in our kids, we let it grow.
Title: What is elder abuse? Elder abuse prevention
Summary: This fact sheet provides a brief overview of elder abuse and sources of information and support.
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