Taskforce - Evaluation of the early intervention for family violence (U-Turn)

Project: Research

Project Details

Project Description

This project is an extension of the previous evaluation contracted by Taskforce to evaluate the U-Turn program. The evaluation examines the effectiveness of the U-Turn program in reducing family violence, increasing family safety, reducing alcohol and other drug use and keep perpetrators of family violence out of the criminal justice system.

The evaluation draws on data from male program participants, female affected family members, program developers, facilitators and key community sector stakeholders (including representatives from the family violence, justice, mental health and AOD sector).
Short titleU-Turn Evaluation
Effective start/end date29/02/2014/05/21


  • Taskforce Community Agency Inc: A$78,181.00


  • Family violence
  • intimate partner violence
  • perpetrator intervention
  • court responses
  • drug and alcohol