NIFVS partners called by Royal Commission as expert witnesses

Expert witnesses from organisations in the northern metropolitan region have presented at the Royal Commission into Family Violence public hearings.Northern Area Mental Health, Berry Street’s Northern Family and Domestic Violence Service and Women’s Information, Support and Housing in the North (WISHIN) presented about mental health, children and housing, respectively. The role of the public hearings is…

Building Safe Communities for Women funding round open

The Australian Government is inviting applications for projects under the Building Safe Communities for Women funding round which is open to local community groups, not-for-profit organisations and local governments. The grants are designed to support communities to develop and implement practical solutions to reduce violence against women and their children in their own community; to help prevent…