Our vision, values and principles

Our vision

To end family violence by working with men.

Our values

Accountability

We say what we do, do what we say and let people know, and we take responsibility for seeking help

  • Gender Equity
  • Leadership
  • Change
  • Respect

Our principles

Our work is underpinned by the following principles:

  • We are a pro-feminist organisation and we acknowledge the gendered nature of family violence
  • The safety of women and children is central to what we do, and their voices must be heard
  • A man’s use of violence is a choice and men must take responsibility for their behaviour
  • We acknowledge that all women, men and children can be adversely affected by family violence
  • The definition of ‘family’ includes same-sex relationships and mixed or blended families
  • We are committed to demonstrating diversity in our organisation