Standards and protocols
Victoria CASA Standards of Practice Manual
The aim of the Standards of Practice Manual is to consolidate the professional practice of sexual assault services in responding effectively and appropriately to the needs of victim/survivors of sexual assault.
Protocol between CASA Forum and Office of the Public Advocate
This protocol aims to define the roles of CASA and OPA in supporting victim/survivors of sexual assault who have a cognitive disability or mental illness and to assist CASA and OPA in developing collaborative work practices that ensure the effective provision of services to victim/survivors of sexual assault who have a cognitive disability or mental illness.
Responding to allegations of sexual assault in SRS
From time to time, residents living in supported residential services (SRS) may be victims of alleged sexual assault. In such instances, it is important that key individuals and organisations that may be involved in responding (including SRS proprietors, officers of the Department of Health and Centres Against Sexual Assault) have a clear understanding of their respective roles.
- Responding to allegations of sexual assault in SRS: : Clarifying roles for SRS proprietors, the Department of Health and Centres Against Sexual Assault