Divvito DVO Breach Reduction Pilot Updates

The Divvito DVO breach Reduction Pilot is to enable Divvito Messenger to support communication between parents when domestic violence orders (DVOs) are in effect, with the primary aim of increasing safety for victims, accountability of offenders and reducing communication breaches.


Stage 1 Jul 2 – 10 RESEARCH:
Workshops with stakeholders and interviews with aggrieved and respondents to understand domestic violence and the core issues around communication when the shared care of children continues while orders are in effect.

Access Findings (password protected)

Stage 2 Jul 11 – Aug 2 DESIGN & REVIEW:
Divvito team to determine solutions from issues raised and prototype appropriate app enhancements for stakeholder review on Aug 1 & 2.

Access Solutions (password protected)

Stage 3 Aug 3 – Sep 11 DEVELOPMENT:
Divvito team to develop and test new enhancements.

Stage 4 Sep 12 – 14 LAUNCH:
Divvito team to present updated Divvito Messenger to stakeholders and process for onboarding parents into pilot.

Stage 5 Sep 15 – Feb 1 ENGAGE & ITERATE:
Onboard 300 sets of parents, primarily from Townsville and Mt Isa, with DV orders in effect. Parents will receive a FREE lifetime subscription to Divvito Messenger. Divvito team to continue feature enhancement based on user feedback.

Stage 6 Sep 15 – Mar 15 ASSESS & REPORT:
QCDFVR to commence independent evaluation of Divvito Messenger and publish final report for peer review.

For any questions or to participate, please click here.