Topic "Domestic Violence" in Somali - total 5 documentsTitle: Domestic and family violence factsheet
Summary: The Australian Government does not tolerate domestic and family violence under any circumstances. Domestic and family violence includes behaviour or threats that aim to control a male or female partner by causing fear or threatening their safety
Title: Family Safety Pack includes 4 factsheets:domestic and family violence, sexual assault, forced and early marriage, family violence and partner visas as well as a low literacy storyboard
Summary: The Australian Government has developed a Family Safety Pack for men and women coming to Australia. It includes information on Australia’s laws regarding domestic and family violence, sexual assault and forced marriage, and a woman’s right to be safe.
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 - Information for Women
Summary: The information in this fact sheet is for immigrant and refugee women. It aims to raise awareness about family violence and your health. It also talks about seeking help, where to go, who to contact and what happens when you talk to a health professional about your situation.
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.
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