Victims Services convenes an interagency committee comprising representatives of a range of government and community agencies that provide services to, and/or referral and education about services to victims of crime.
The primary objectives of the interagency committee are to provide a forum:
- to discuss and monitor implementation of the Charter of Victims Rights;
- to facilitate a 'whole of government' approach to the delivery of services to victims of crime;
- to exchange information about services relevant to victims of crime;
- for consultation about specific operational issues relating to services to victims of crime.
The following agencies are represented on the interagency:
Corrective Services NSW
Enough is Enough
Homicide Victims Support Group (Aus) Inc
Victims of Crime Assistance League – (VOCAL)
NSW Consumer Advisory Group Mental Health Inc
Combined Community Legal Centres NSW
Lesbian and Gay Anti-Violence Project
Department of Health
Mission Australia Court Support Service
Department of Education and Training
Mental Health Review Tribunal
Forensic Executive Support Unit, Justice Health
For further information about the Interagency contact the Victims Services.