Domestic Violence Agencies Network (DVAN) - East Metro
The Domestic Violence Agencies Network is the Regional Coordination Response to Family and Domestic Violence (RCRFDV) in the East Metropolitan area. The RCRFDV is a WA State Government initiative funded through the Department of Communities and overseen by the Family and Domestic Violence Unit, Koolkuna employs the Coordinator and manages this contract.
DVAN consists of local government and non-government agencies that are key in responses to FDV, the agencies involved are committed to working together to improve the safety of people affected by FDV, and holding perpetrators accountable. Identification of and action to address barriers, gaps and systemic issues, along with case management of “High Risk” FDV cases are part of the DVAN’s function.