About ICADV and the Committee


Illawarra Committee Against Domestic Violence is an interagency partnership including Government and Non-Government services.

The ICADV representatives consist of the following services:


The vision of ICADV is to assist with the elimination of Domestic and Family Violence, and being a community leader in the cultural change required to achieve this.

An Illawarra community that is free from Domestic and Family Violence.

General Information

  • Raise awareness in the community about Domestic and Family Violence
  • Focus resources by identifying service gaps and barriers to accessing services
  • Keep a watching brief on policy affecting Domestic and Family Violence
  • Identifying new trends and training opportunities


ICADV performs an important function in raising community awareness, contributes and promotes the effectiveness of local services in responding to victims of Domestic and Family Violence.

The committee promotes a coordinated, effective response and encouraging interagency collaboration and cooperation.