Steps 2 Safety
Steps 2 Safety is a video explaining the Family Violence Intervention Order process in an easy to understand and accessible way.
Steps 2 Safety was a partnership project led by ECLC in collaboration with Ringwood Magistrates’ Court, EDVOS, Victoria Legal Aid, EACH – Eastern Victims Assistance and Counselling Program, Victoria Police and Anglicare Lilydale.
The Steps 2 Safety video was funded by a grant from Victoria Law Foundation.
Download the Steps 2 Safety brochure – English (PDF).
Steps 2 Safety resources are available in six community languages.
- Arabic (English subtitles, no subtitles)
- Chin – Hakha (English subtitles, no subtitles)
- Chinese – Mandarin (English subtitles, no subtitles)
- Dinka (English subtitles, no subtitles)
- Punjabi (English subtitles, no subtitles)
Fact Sheets (.PDF)
ECLC translated the Steps 2 Safety resources in 2013 with funding support from Victoria Law Foundation and the Eastern Metropolitan Region Regional Family Violence Partnership (EMR RFVP).
Family Violence Support Services
safe steps Family Violence Response Centre
1800 015 188
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
InTouch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence
1800 755 988
Men’s Referral Service
1300 766 491
Federation of Community Legal Centres
(to find your local centre)
03 9652 1500
Victoria Legal Aid
1300 792 387
Magistrates’ Court of Victoria
Phone in an emergency: 000
Victims of Crime Helpline
1800 819 817
Ringwood Magistrates’ Court
Victoria Legal Aid
EACH – Eastern Victims Assistance and Counselling Program
Steps 2 Safety (2010)
Hand in Hand Productions (video production)
Suze Houghton and Adis Hondo (filming and sound)
Tracey Sawyer (Script Writer and Director)
Donna Askew (Production Manager)
The Creative Ones (design)
Clearer Steps 2 Safety (2013)
SBS In Language (translation, voiceover and DVD production)