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Family violence - technical terms (bilingual tool)

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Family violence - technical terms (bilingual tool)

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.

Victoria Police
Target audience:
Service area:
January 2019
Last reviewed:
May 2024
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