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About us / Legally recognised Victim Protection Centre
The association of Gewaltschutzzentrum Salzburg for prevention of violence, help for and protection of victims is represented by Managing Director, DSA Renée Mader and Associate Managing Director, Mag. Christina Riezler, BA.
The Gewaltschutzzentrum Salzburg runs an intervention agency as per § 25 Para. 3 of the Security Police Law (SPL) and is therefore a legally recognised Victim Protection Centre.

The contract comprises
  • psycho-social and legal counselling and assistance to the victims of violence in the family or in social life and to victims of stalking, with the objective of helping them gain their self-confidence and quality of life back.
  • Development and expansion of the cooperation with the police, courts, authorities, facilities and individual persons concerned with the topic.
  • Exchange of knowledge and experiences about stalking, violence in the family or in the social life in workshops or seminars with those interested.
  • Legal advancement of victims' laws.
  • Acceleration of a clear social positioning which unquestioningly condemns violence and treats the victims with respect.
As per § 66 para. 2 of Code of Criminal Procedure (CCP) of Federal Ministry of Justice, the Gewaltschutzzentrum Salzburg is authorised to provide support to victims of crimes as per 65 Z 1 lit. a or b CCP and their relatives, i.e. to support the victims from the beginning to the end of the criminal proceedings
The work done is documented in annual work reports and with the latest statistics.

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