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28 November 2018
No to Violence and DV-alert (Lifeline) focus group
Do you want to learn more about responding to men who use violence? Would you like to become more involved in work to end men’s use of violence? No to Violence has worked with over 150,000 men...

21 November 2018
A brave new world: 18 months of working with men in the family courts
In a place where tradition and protocols reign supreme, funding for new programs that change the way judges, lawyers and court staff all work together, is rarely granted. When the Family Advocacy and...

21 November 2018
International Domestic Violence and Health Conference 2018: The hidden link between brain injury and family violence
While the abhorrent rates of family violence are now well known in the community, the high prevalence of brain injury among family violence victim/survivors and perpetrators remains a hidden side effect...

29 October 2018
Report: No to Violence Listening Tour Findings
No to Violence has 25 years experience working with men who use family violence. We undertook a grass-roots listening tour in September and October which gave us the opportunity to combine our experience...

24 October 2018
As a community, we have to work with violent men to bring about change
Too many Australian women are still being murdered by men. Where has the public outrage gone, the demands to hold men accountable and work with them to bring about change? This is hard work, and it...

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...