Latest Update from the Women's Community Health Network WA

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Women's Community Health Network Update


In this issue

  • Launch of the Australian Women’s Health Charter
  • New reports from Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety                          
  • Establishing the connection: guidelines for practitioners and clinicians in the sexual assault and alcohol and other drug sectors
  • Why we should treat women’s crimes more fairly 
  • Locking up women who cannot pay their fines entrenches gender inequality        
  • World-first family violence prevention resource
  • A scheme that helps domestic violence survivors rebuild their lives
  • Victoria backs family and domestic violence leave
  • For better mental health, advocate for fairer, more inclusive societies
  • Indigenous suicide rates in the Kimberley seven times national average
  • Promoting economic participation and equity for women from refugee and migrant backgrounds
  • Earlier Intervention and Family Support Strategy Themes and Issues Paper
  • Study reveals high rate of disordered eating in young Australian women
  • Cervical cancer screening
  • The benefits of supported playgroups for parents and children
  • Changing Families             

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