april, 2020

7apr9:00 am- 4:30 pmA Right to Respect: Preventing Violence against Women with Disabilities Training9:00 am - 4:30 pm Melbourne CBD

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Event Details

The Workforce Development Program on Gender and Disability is a primary prevention strategy which aims to prevent violence against women with disabilities, improve gender and disability responsive service practice and ultimately improve the status and opportunities of women with disabilities.

Who should attend? This training will benefit people who work in the disability sector, local council, education, specialist organisations and other social service roles.

What you will learn:

• Impacts of violence against WWD

• Why gender inequity is a key driver of violence against WWD

• How gender and disability equitable practice can create change to end violence

• Referral services which can assist in responding to WWD who experience violence

• Strategies and tools to prevent violence against WWD.

Time

(Tuesday) 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Organizer

Women With Disabilities Victoria