New Safe Steps Web Chat

Safe Steps Family Violence Response Centre has set up a new live web chat service, in addition to its phoneline and email service. The web chat service provides secure, specialist support and information to victim survivors and concerned family and friends from 9am-9pm Monday to Friday. Chats are anonymous and available to anyone experiencing or afraid of…

Contribute to Survey on Worker Experiences during COVID-19

Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre is seeking professional’s views and experiences of providing support to women experiencing violence during the COVID-19 crisis.  The research project, being conducted by Dr Naomi Pfitzner, Associate Professor Kate Fitz-Gibbon and Professor Jacqui True from Monash University, is exploring worker well-being and service innovation. Click here to complete…

Sign Petition to Put Kids Safety First in Family Law

Women’s Legal Service Queensland is urging decision-makers to remove the presumption of equal shared parental responsibility and has developed an online petition: “Put kids safety first in family law”.                    This move is in response to Federal Labor MP Graham Perrett’s introduction of a private member’s bill to Parliament aimed at removing what he describes…