connectEDspace - support for young people

Young people can face all sorts of pressures – including problems at school, with friends or at home.
connectEDspace is a website by Relationships Australia Victoria (RAV), dedicated to young people to help provide all the information they need to deal with the stuff they go through each day.

Aboriginal Family and Relationship Support

RAV provides support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and individuals to help strengthen family relationships.

Counselling provides an opportunity to talk with a professionally trained person to discuss couple issues, conflicts with friends, relationship breakdown, parenting, domestic violence, anxiety, depression, grief, sexual problems, childhood sexual abuse, stress and work related tensions and disputes.


We deliver customised training solutions to meet the needs of workplaces and employees.

Relationships Australia Victoria (RAV) is a leading training organisation with national and international expertise, and 70 years' experience in relationship counselling, conflict resolution, family dispute resolution (FDR), family violence, men’s support programs, family relationships, couples therapy and parenting education.

We offer nationally recognised training programs, as well as a range of professional development short courses, which provide opportunities for professionals to further enhance their skills in the community, welfare, education and legal sectors. We can tailor programs across a broad range of topics to cater for the varying needs within the market.

All RAV facilitators are experienced educators with extensive expertise in fields including psychology, social work and mediation/FDR. We also offer clinical supervision and consultancy services and online education.

RAV has delivered a broad range of education and customised consultancy services to wide range of organisations. We specialise in delivering practical, affordable and research based customised program that build capacity within organisations to keep their employees 'present and productive'.

We can provide training across a range of topics including:

  • Relationship Counselling
  • Grief and Loss
  • Family Dispute Resolution
  • Mediation
  • Property Dispute Resolution
  • Family Violence
  • Men's Behaviour Change
  • Trauma
  • Conflict Management
  • Communication Skills
  • Managing Stress and Anxiety
  • Self-Care and Resilience 
  • Correctional Services Support
  • Clinical Supervision.

Our customised training solutions deliver:

  1. Personalised one-on-one consultancy service with our experienced education consultants, to ensure we provide a high quality program that delivers on your organisational needs.
  2. A tailored, needs-based approach, delivering programs based on your workplace needs and timeframes, and in consultation with leading practitioners and facilitators to design and deliver the content.
  3. Research and evidence-led programs and leading clinical practice incorporated into your programs. 
  4. On-site training, as well as online and webinar programs for rural and remote locations, including locations throughout Australia, and those who would prefer to access training online.

Online customised solutions

We are pleased to be offering customised webinar training solutions, enabling us to provide training across geographical locations and to reach more staff at one convenient time.

Our webinars are 75 minutes in duration, including 60 minutes of content delivery and a 15-minute moderated ‘Question and Answer’ session, facilitated by our experienced presenters. The webinars enable timely access to training on topics are they arise, without the need to book and attend face-to-face training.


How do I make an enquiry?

Contact us to discuss your training needs or express your interest:

Call (03) 8753 2222
Email your enquiry to
Send an online enquiry

One of our education staff will contact you to make a time to discuss your learning needs. We will then tailored a training proposal for you addressing your individual needs.