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Investing to eliminate violence in our homes and communities

12 May 2022.

Budget 2022 is delivering on the Government’s plan to eliminate family violence and sexual violence.

  • Budget 2022 delivers $114.5 million over four years to prevent and respond to family violence and sexual violence across Aotearoa
  • Investment includes a $38.1 million boost for community-led integrated responses (which includes $6 million to extend MSD funded FVRC contracts for two years)
  • $37.6 million to prevent violence by strengthening existing initiatives in Māori and Pacific communities and for Aotearoa as a whole, and developing new initiatives for ethnic communities, older people, and youth
  • $9.8 million boost to services for victims and perpetrators of family violence
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