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GP's Must Stop Referring Violent Men to Relationship Counselling

GP's who refer couples to relationship counselling, if there is violence in the relationship, risk the victim being punished and to further harm.

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ROTARY MATTERS Interviews Dorothy Gilmour

Rotary Matters' Ian Stuart interviewed Rotary SAFE Families' Chair, Dorothy Gilmour on his radio program on Friday,  November 2022.  You can hear this interview: Stream Stopping Abuse In Families Everywhere by Rotary Matters | Listen online for free on SoundCloud

Latest Campaign from OUR WATCH

Our Watch is a national leader in the primary prevention of violence against women and their children in Australia.

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FV Seriously Under-Reported

Four out of five family law cases involving children include allegations of at least one major risk factor associated with child abuse or family violence, according to court data.

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Top Tips Calling Out Elder Abuse in Victoria

Thank you to Heather Birch, Acting Principal Policy Adviser, Office of Gerard Mansour, Commissioner for Senior Victorians/Ambassador for Elder Abuse Prevention for providing Rotary SAFE Families with their updated Top Tips for Calling our Elder Abuse in Victoria for 2021.  Preventing_elder_abuse_–_Commissioner_for_Older_Victorians_2021.pdf

Calling Out Elder Abuse in NSW

Elder abuse has taken the attention of community support organisations and help is freely available to an older person who is being abused by a family member.

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Don't Be a Bystander!

This guide highlights the role that a Bystander can do when faced with family abuse. 

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Slavery in our Suburbs

Are you aware of the matrix of marriage, migration, and abuse in our suburbs?

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'Hand Signal' asking for HELP!

Rotary Melbourne would like to inform you of a very important hand signal being used by a victims of abuse, possibly during lockdown.  This is to alert the person online they need help. 

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IMPACT OF ABUSE ON CHILDREN'S FUTURE

Research shows the traumatic impact on our children, when they are abused or witness family abuse in childhood and its ripple-effect into adulthood.

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INDIGENOUS WOMEN CALL FOR SEPARATE PLAN

The attached item from The Age, is important as Indigenous women in Australia call for a separate domestic violence plan. Rotary SAFE Families endorses their request for their own abuse plan.

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COMPASS Inc. Endorses Elder Abuse Campaign

COMPASS Inc. have endorsed Rotary SAFE Families campaign against elder abuse.

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How to Support Someone Experiencing Family Abuse

Very important: For Family, Friends and Neighbours -how to assess, discuss and find support for a victim of abuse. 

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THANK YOU ROTARY CANTERBURY

Thanks to the Members of Rotary Canterbury for your warm welcome and endorsement of Rotary SAFE Families. It was terrific to read your Bulletin item about my visit and see our campaign promoted on your website. Thank you Rotary Canterbury!

CHILDHOOD ABUSE STILL IGNORED

World research finds community attitudes towards child abuse has remained unchanged for past 20 years. This is an update from the Australian Childhood Foundation. 

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ROTARY CAROLINE SPRINGS - WELL DONE!

A gold star to Rotary Caroline Springs for their fantastic support and promotion of Rotary SAFE Families.  Ron Moss is applauded for running the latest media news item in their Bulletin along with our campaign. So simple, but so effective!

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TECH ABUSE of WOMEN in LOCKDOWN

The following article is from The Age recently, highlighting the use of devices, drones, children's toys, and baby monitors to track and stalk women in the scourge of domestic abuse while in lockdown.

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PREVENTING CHILD ABUSE

The following short video has pearls of wisdom around playing a part in the prevention of child abuse: https://youtu.be/EmRtR59NTTQ

USE of TECHNOLOGY to ABUSE WOMEN

This article found in The Age, Sunday 5 September, 2021, depicts the growing use of technology, drones and internet to control and continue the abuse of women.

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