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  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Domestic Violence ResourcesPosted: Thursday 1 November 2018

    The Queensland Government has developed a new range of resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to help to build awareness of the importance of seeking help and support for domestic violence.

  • Agencies on track for White Ribbon AccreditationPosted: Thursday 1 November 2018

    Six more Queensland Government agencies are working together to become White Ribbon workplaces, demonstrating an ongoing commitment to creating a Queensland free from domestic and family violence.

  • Coffee for a CausePosted: Thursday 1 November 2018

    The Queensland Government has joined with various coffee shops around Brisbane and regional Queensland locations to support White Ribbon Day on Friday 23 November, including discounts and promotions for customers.

  • Domestic and family violence is not okayPosted: Thursday 1 November 2018

    A range of Indigenous resources to help to build awareness about domestic and family violence and the courts process has been released this month.

  • Mount Isa Integrated Service Response trial partners with local EldersPosted: Thursday 1 November 2018

    The Mount Isa integrated service response to domestic and family violence trial is working to build cultural capability and awareness into the local integrated service response in partnership with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Domestic and Family Violence Advisory Group.

  • Queensland Courts Safe Room ProjectPosted: Thursday 1 November 2018

    The Domestic and Family Violence Court Program Safe Room Project saw 20 Queensland courthouses contest their renovation skills, all for a good cause.

  • Queensland Government's workplace DFV response an awards finalistPosted: Thursday 1 November 2018

    The Queensland Government's workplace response to domestic and family violence (DFV) has been recognised as a finalist in the 2018 Institute of Public Administration Australia Prime Minister's Awards for Excellence in Public Sector Management.

  • Domestic Violence Action Centre: Like a Girl CalendarPosted: Wednesday 29 August 2018

    During Queensland Women's Week earlier this year, the Domestic Violence Action Centre worked with young girls from Ipswich to put together a calendar celebrating their health and well-being. The photos challenged negative stereotypes about girls to promote gender equality and show how awesome young girls are at sport!

  • Gold Coast Community Legal Centre (GCCLC) receives awardPosted: Wednesday 29 August 2018

    The Gold Coast Community Legal Centre (GCCLC) was recently awarded for its Mobile Services in Safe Locations program that provides specialist domestic and family violence legal services at locations where victims feel safe.

  • QCAT and LawRight: helping vulnerable domestic violence victimsPosted: Wednesday 29 August 2018

    A new legal service is available at the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT) for people impacted by domestic and family violence. The service is operated by LawRight, an independent community-based organisation that coordinates pro bono legal services for Queenslanders who cannot afford private representation, and will provide advice, representation and a drop-in service.

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