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27 May 2018
National Reconciliation Week 2018
As National Reconciliation Week commences, we would like to take this opportunity to share that No to Violence is committed to reconciliation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, Australia’s...

17 May 2018
#IDAHOBIT Member Spotlight: VAC
On International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) eve, we sat down with one of our member organisation's, VAC (Victorian Aids Council), to find out more about...

16 May 2018
No to Violence’s Margaret River statement
In light of the Margaret River murder-suicide, No to Violence wish to express sympathy for the extended Miles family and the children’s father, Aaron Cockman. The events that occurred on 11 May, 2018...

11 May 2018
The Mercury editorial: Tackling men’s violence starts in the local loo
Innovative program is asking men what their love looks like, explains Jacqui Watt Family violence touches the lives of many, and ripples through our communities. One of the most unsafe places for Tasmanian...

10 May 2018
MEDIA RELEASE: Victorian family violence Government Monitor warns: focus on long-term family violence reform
On 10 May 2018, the Family Violence Reform Implementation Monitor launched its first independent report on the implementation of the Victorian Government's landmark Royal Commission into Family Violence...

9 May 2018
AWAVA Consulting on the Fourth Action Plan of the National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and Their Children
The National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and Their Children 2010-2022 (National Plan) is a major policy framework that has the potential to help achieve gender equality and end...

8 May 2018
MEDIA RELEASE: Family violence still exists in Australian homes, so why isn’t it on the Federal Government’s Budget agenda?
On 8 May 2018, the Federal Turnbull Government handed down their 2018/19 budget. Disappointingly, we have not seen a greater commitment from the Federal Government in relation to ongoing systemic, financial...

3 May 2018
Geelong-based Bethany launch Men’s Family Violence Intervention Centre
On Friday 27 April 2018, we attended our member organisation's inaugural launch of The Men’s Family Violence Intervention Centre. The Centre, headed by Geelong-based Bethany, provides a coordinated...

3 May 2018
Family Well-being Conference for the South Sudanese community
On Saturday 28 April, two of our fantastic workers, Deng and Denise, travelled to Mulgrave to speak at the first Family Well-being Conference for the South Sudanese community in Melbourne's south-east....

2 May 2018
Boost For Family Violence Perpetrator Programs
The Andrews Labor Government today [2 May, 2018] announced five organisations will share in a $1.75 million grants package to help reduce family violence by expanding the delivery of specialist...