1. SUPPORT & EDUCATION

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Prejudice Motivated Crime – Victoria Police

Information about prejudice motivated crime (including examples of prejudice motivated crime), racial and religious vilification and reporting to Police.

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Making a Statement to Police – Victims of Crime

Information about what happens when you make a statement and how your statement is used.

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Victim Impact Statements Made Easy – Victims of Crime

A form to help young people, and those who support them, prepare a  Victim Impact Statement.

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A Victim’s Guide to Support Services and the Criminal Justice System – Victims of Crime

A guide including information about how to get support, the effects of crime, reporting the crime, the police investigation, keeping safe after a crime, the legal process and applying for compensation and financial assistance.

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Online formal complaint form– Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

The form to submit a complaint about discrimination, sexual harassment, racial and religion vilification, and victimisation. Please contact Islamophobia Support if you would like help with this form.

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Racism and religious rights hub – Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

A hub including information about many topics including race discrimination, racial and religious vilification, right to protection of cultural rights, key statistics, stories and helpful resources.

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There’s no place for racism in Victoria resource centre – Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

A page of links to in-language pages to Get Help, sample social media posts, sample newsletter articles and links to the Commission’s services.

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Race discrimination and vilification– Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

Information about racial and religious vilification and discrimination, including examples and information about legal protections and rights.

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Racial and religious vilification– Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

Information about vilification, racial and religious vilification, legal protections and exemptions to the law.

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Know your rights in employment – Information for Muslim employees – Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

Information for Muslim employees about the right to equal treatment, discrimination in employment, victimisation and how the Commission can help.

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Information about reporting to Crime Stoppers – Crime Stoppers Victoria

Information about Crime Stoppers Victoria in English and Arabic.

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Police Complaints Links & Resources – Police Accountability Project

Resources to support you with making a formal complaint about police misconduct.

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Information for teachers about racist bullying – Department of Education and Training & Bully Stoppers

Practical steps for teachers to prevent racist bullying, practical steps to respond to racist bullying and how to support a student who is being racially bullied.

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Information for students about racist bullying – Department of Education and Training & Bully Stoppers

Information for students about the impacts of racist bullying, preventing racist bullying and being an upstander and not a bystander.

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Information for parents about racist bullying – Department of Education and Training & Bully Stoppers

Information for parents about racist bullying and working with your child’s school.

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Preventing racist bullying – planning tool for schools– Department of Education and Training & Bully Stoppers

A checklist that outlines the key steps for schools in preventing and responding to racist bullying.

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