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17 October 2018
‘Locking men up’ will not end men’s use of family violence
On 17 October, the Victorian Liberal Party announced mandatory sentencing for men who use family violence. No to Violence do not believe that these measures will keep women and children safer. There...

15 October 2018
Unite Against Family Violence
The Unite Against Family Violence campaign is asking all political parties to unite and commit to long-term support for funding the family violence reforms. For years, family violence was hidden...

12 October 2018
URGENT CALL FOR NATIONAL INITIATIVE TO LEAD INTERVENTIONS WITH MEN USING FAMILY VIOLENCE
Everyone living in Australia has the right to a safe and happy home and family life that supports them to thrive. The federal government’s National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their...

26 September 2018
New Minimum Standards Roadshow
No to Violence’s Practice Development Manager, Michelle Perry, has been travelling across Victoria during September delivering information sessions about the new Men’s Behaviour Change Minimum standards,...

18 September 2018
Men’s behaviour change peak body warns: on-the-spot intervention orders will not stop family violence
On Sunday 16 September, Opposition Leader Matthew Guy publicly announced that the Victorian Coalition would support Police Commissioner Graham Ashton’s call for Victoria Police to issue on-the-spot intervention...

13 September 2018
Making aMENds in Bendigo
On Monday 3 September, the Centre for Non-Violence (CNV) launched its Making aMENds Program to support fathers who have used family violence to make better choices in their relationships. The 16-week pilot...

12 September 2018
No to Violence’s Landmark Workforce Development Project
On Tuesday 11 September, No to Violence hosted a Ministerial launch of two landmark projects, funded by the Victorian Government's Department of Education and Training, to develop Aboriginal and men’s...

23 August 2018
Current positions at No to Violence
Fundraising and Partnerships Manager (full-time) The Fundraising and Partnerships Manager will generate income and build relationships to support No to Violence to achieve its vision of working with...

23 August 2018
Breaking The Cycle Of Family Violence
"Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos today announced $4.8 million to trial and evaluate seven new perpetrator intervention programs which target diverse groups. These trials acknowledge...

22 August 2018
Jimmy Barnes’ Working Class Boy Charity Pre-screening in Parramatta
Jimmy Barnes occupies a unique place in Australian hearts and minds. But long before “Khe Sanh” and “Working Class Man”, and long before ‘Barnesy’, there was the boy – James Dixon Swan....