Category Archives: Community Services

Violence against women in Australia: An overview of research and approaches to primary prevention

VicHealth, April 2017 This publication presents a synopsis of the latest published research examining violence against women in Australia and its prevention. It also includes responses to violence against women and primary prevention actions. This overview focuses on: the extent … Continue reading

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Start a Conversation – online resource

2016 Australian Government – a joint Australian, state and territory initiative This online resource provides  parents, family members, teachers, coaches, community leaders and employers with tools to support conversations with young people about respectful relationships and respect for women. Resources … Continue reading

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Ending Family Violence: Victoria’s Plan for Change

November 2016 Victorian State Government Ending Family Violence: Victoria’s Plan for Change outlines the Victorian State Government’s plan to implement all 227 recommendations of Australia’s first Royal Commission into Family Violence. This 10 Year Plan was recommended by the Royal Commission and … Continue reading

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Safe and Strong: A Victorian Gender Equality Strategy

December 2016 Victorian State Government Safe and Strong: A Victorian Gender Equality Strategy sets out to redress gender inequality, sexism and violence against women through a number of reforms and initiatives, including: Enacting a Gender Equality Act to embed strong … Continue reading

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Different Genders, Different Lives: Perspective Paper

https://www.wgea.gov.au/sites/default/files/2014-03-04_PP_different_genders_different_lives.pdf – Workplace Gender Equality Agency, Australian Government, 2014 This paper provides a snapshot of the ways in which gender bias and gender inequality affects women and men throughout their lives.

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Women in Melbourne’s West: Sex disaggregated data and gender analysis for service and program planning

Women in Melbourne’s West: Sex disaggregated data and gender analysis for service and program planning provides a regional social profile of the health and wellbeing issues for women in the western region. It includes sex-disaggregated data from a variety of … Continue reading

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Ten ways local government can advance gender equity

The resource package is designed to build the capacity for local governments to consider gender equity in their planning, policy and service delivery. These have been developed through a collaborative partnership of local governments, women’s health organisations as well as … Continue reading

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Reflecting gender diversity: An analysis of gender diversity in the leadership of the community sector

Reflecting gender diversity: An analysis of gender diversity in the leadership of the community sector Inaugural survey results

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Respect, Responsibility and Equality: Baby Makes 3

Respect, Responsibility and Equality: Baby Makes 3 Whitehorse Community Health Service Ltd. & Victorian Health Foundation

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Women and Men: Hand in Hand against Violence – Strategies and approaches to working with men and boys for ending violence against women

Women and Men: Hand in Hand against Violence – Strategies and approaches to working with men and boys for ending violence against women KAFA (Enough) Violence and Exploitaton and Oxfam GB  

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