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14 March 2017 
Prime Time Gendered Violence: A Closer Look at Married At First Sight
While high profile instances of abuses against women usually get some kind of media attention, and even then, to get extended coverage beyond a regular news cycle, it has to be brutal or controversial. It’s the everyday abuses experienced by women that go unchecked, or excused, which fosters an environment where disrespect and cruelty towards women are allowed to continue.

5 March 2017
5 lessons learned from speaking with men who use family violence
For the past few years I’ve worked as a family violence telephone operator, speaking with hundreds of men from all walks of life who have used many different forms of abusive, controlling behaviours...

2 March 2017
National Working With Men to Tackle Family Violence Conference Wrap
Over 250 delegates from the family violence sector met at the National Working with Men to Tackle Family Violence Conference to share practical solutions to ending men’s violence against women and...

10 February 2017
Specialist family violence support is essential
Through the Men’s Referral Service we speak to a lot of men in a wide variety of family and relationship contexts with a range of challenges and issues that arise. Quite often we speak to men who are...

25 November 2016
Join us to do more than just talk about men’s violence
After years of our sector working together to prevent violence, this year we’ve seen how the public understanding has started to accept just how prevalent violence against women and children is in our...

1 January 2016
If a man tells you he is using violence
Telling someone else about using violent or controlling behaviour is an important step towards change. If someone you know has confessed to using violence in his relationship, you might be feeling shocked,...