More Support for Western Health to Help People Experiencing Family Violence

Western Health staff will be trained to identify the signs of family violence and assist people experiencing violence to seek support as part of a $60,000 Andrews Labor Government funding boost.

Member for Altona District and Minister for Health Jill Hennessy this week announced that Western Health would share in $1.2 million in funding for the Strengthening Hospital Responses for Family Violence initiative.

The initiative will provide training to help 14 Victorian health services to better support patients who have experienced family violence