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1 Family Violence Program NT Department of Correctional Services (NTDCS) Offender Services, Programs and Indigenous Affairs Desmond Campbell – Program Manager Christine Brown – Program Senior Clinician

2 Family Violence Program Staff Barbara Sampson Director Offender Services & Programs Darwin Barbara Sampson Director Offender Services & Programs Darwin Desmond Campbell Program Manager Darwin Desmond Campbell Program Manager Darwin Christine Brown Senior Clinician Darwin Christine Brown Senior Clinician Darwin Neil May Program Facilitator Alice Springs Neil May Program Facilitator Alice Springs Marie White Program Facilitator Alice Springs Marie White Program Facilitator Alice Springs Moogie Patu Program Facilitator Darwin Moogie Patu Program Facilitator Darwin Vanessa Sutch Program Facilitator Tennant Creek Vanessa Sutch Program Facilitator Tennant Creek Michael Toms Program Facilitator Darwin Michael Toms Program Facilitator Darwin Matthew Davis Program Facilitator Darwin Matthew Davis Program Facilitator Darwin Megane Marques Administration Officer Darwin Megane Marques Administration Officer Darwin

3 What is the Family Violence Program? Alternative Sentencing Program Impacts of family violence on the offender, family, victims, community Family Violence is not acceptable Against the law Beliefs, attitudes and behaviours are challenged Supportive Responsibility Practise Strategies

4 Assessment of Participants

5 The New Family Violence Program

6 Program Content Topic 1: Introduction/Group Rules/Expectations of Participants and Facilitators Topic 2: Life Story/Values and Beliefs Topic 3: How Violence Affects Self, Family and Community Topic 4: Immediate Factors Preceding Violence Topic 5: Understanding Anger and Jealousy/ Communication Skills Topic 6: Violence and Substance Abuse Topic 7: Action Plan

7 Resources in the Program Through Young Black Eyes – Developed by SNAICC Children See, Children Do – Developed by NAPCAN Strong Spirit Strong Mind Cards – Developed by Government of WA Tool Box Analogy Action Plans

8 Profile Offences Assault Assault Female – Offender Male Aggravated Assault Family Violence Failing to comply with DVO

9 Family Violence Program Communities Top End Region Central Region Hermannsburg Papunya Yuendumu Docker River Alice Springs Central Region Hermannsburg Papunya Yuendumu Docker River Alice Springs Barkly Region Tennant Creek Barkley Work Camp Ti Tree Ali Curung Barkly Region Tennant Creek Barkley Work Camp Ti Tree Ali Curung Katherine Region Katherine Beswick Barunga Kalkarindji Lajamanu Ngukurr Borroloola Pine Creek Numbulwar Timber Creek Darwin Palmerston Wadeye Groote Eylandt Numbulwar Nhulunbuy Tiwi Islands Wadeye Gunbalunya Jabiru Milingimbi

10 Barkly Work CampDon Dale Youth Detention Centre Types of Referrals to the FVP Internal NT Department of Correctional Services – Internal programs/services such as Darwin/Alice Springs Correctional Centres – Surveillance Officers NT Community Corrections – Probation Patrol Officers – Community Probation Patrol Officers Parole Board Mandated Referrals – Court orders made by Judges, Magistrates Police referred Department of Family and Children Services referred (parenting order) External Agency Referrals – NTG – Non NTG – Not Government Orgs Community Referrals – Family/friend referrals – Self referrals

11 Barkly Work CampDon Dale Youth Detention Centre Because of your family Violence you have to attend FVP

12 Barkly Work CampDon Dale Youth Detention Centre Non-Mandated Referral Process Referral completed andsent back to FVP generic Referral completed and sent back to FVP generic FVP AO sends referralthrough to FVPSC/ FVPMto assess FVP AO sends referral through to FVPSC/ FVPM to assess Referral assessed andaccepted Referral assessed and accepted Sent to FVP AO to add towaiting list and advicerelevant FVPF of referral Sent to FVP AO to add to waiting list and advice relevant FVPF of referral FVPM checks waiting listswhen developing schedule FVPM checks waiting lists when developing schedule Referral assessed and notaccepted Referral assessed and not accepted FVP AO sends back toagency FVP AO sends back to agency Request for Internal/External Referral Packagevia. FVP generic Request for Internal/ External Referral Package via. FVP generic FamilyViolenceProgram.NT FamilyViolenceProgram.NT 6 month programschedule developed andpromoted 6 month program schedule developed and promoted Key FVPFamily Violence Program FVPMFamily Violence Program Manger FVPSCFamily Violence Program Senior Clinician FVP AOFamily Violence Program Administration Officer

13 FVP Numbers

14 Barkly Work CampDon Dale Youth Detention Centre Where to from here? Encourage ownership of programs through community involvement Develop proactive educational resources and programs to educate the community on the effects of domestic family violence Build on non-government partnerships to increase external community referrals Liaise with other organisations in the community to develop other related programs

15 Contact Details Desmond Campbell Manager, Family Violence Program, Offender Services, Programs and Indigenous Affairs Department of Correctional Services Northern Territory Government Level 2, Old Admiralty Towers, 68 The Esplanade, GPO Box 3196, Darwin NT 0801 Telephone: (08) Fax: (08) Mobile: Christine Brown Senior Clinician, Family Violence Program, Offender Services, Programs and Indigenous Affairs Department of Correctional Services Northern Territory Government Level 2, Old Admiralty Towers, 68 The Esplanade, GPO Box 3196, Darwin NT 0801 Telephone: (08) Telephone: (08) Fax: (08) Mobile:


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