82,500 - Calls for help with family violence this year, in Victoria alone.
10 - Reports of family violence per hour.
000 - The acceptable number of people being harmed by someone they trust.
Sadly, the holiday season is when we see a rise in family violence. Let's put a stop to the abuse and terror in our homes. For support, contact 1800 RESPECT. In an emergency, always call Triple Zero (000)
Victoria Police will act to protect anyone harmed by family violence.
Support is available through Safe Steps on 1800 015 188.
Reviewed 23 December 2019