Family Violence Reform Implementation Monitor’s Latest Report

The latest Implementation Monitor’s annual report was tabled in Parliament in February 2020. The Implementation Monitor, Jan Shuard PSM, noted the strengths of the reforms including the whole-of-government structures and reporting arrangements now in place across the reform; and the enactment of new legislation to ensure key elements of the reform are enduring. She also…

New MARAM Training for Specific Workforces

Between February and September 2020, the Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare will deliver free MARAM training to specific workforces: MARAM Screening and Identification training will be offered to the Antenatal staff/midwives and Care Services (previously OOHC), and Maternal and Child Health workforces MARAM Briefing and Intermediate training will be offered to the Child FIRST/…

WHIN wins Vic Health Award

Women’s Health in the North won the Promoting Gender Equality Vic Health award for the innovative Let’s Talk Money program on 3 December 2019. Let’s Talk Money is a financial literacy program that aims to support the economic empowerment of migrant and refugee women. It was funded through the Victorian Government’s ‘Prevention of Violence against…