School closures: protecting kids from COVID-19, but what about those suffering abuse?

While learning from home is being encouraged nationwide to help stop the spread of COVID-19, child protection experts and organisations have raised concerns for children suffering abuse. Continue reading School closures: protecting kids from COVID-19, but what about those suffering abuse?

Australian Government moves forward with couples counselling for DV despite objection from womens safety experts

Women and children’s safety advocates have expressed their dismay over the Australian Government’s decision to move forward with its “Specialised Family Violence Services” (SFVS) despite experts’ disapproval. Continue reading Australian Government moves forward with couples counselling for DV despite objection from womens safety experts