Women's Community Health Network Update

Found in: WCHN Updates

Latest Update from the Women's Community Health Network


In this issue:

  • Moving forward to reduce domestic, family and sexual violence against women and children
  • The Restraining Orders and Other Legislation Amendment (Family Violence) Bill 2016
  • Gender equality strategy needed in Western Australia, too
  • Violence against women with disabilities: is Australia meeting its human rights obligations?
  • Violence prevention for women with disabilities
  • Community Based Prevention of Violence Against Women and Their Children Toolkit for Practitioners
  • Promoting community-led responses to violence against immigrant and refugee women in metropolitan and regional Australia
  • Law to be strengthened on domestic and family violence
  • Mothers of premature babies are more likely to suffer depression for up to eight years study finds 
  • eSafety Commissioner to combat non-consensual sharing of intimate images  
  • Victoria and Queensland push for new laws on domestic and family violence leave
  • Safe space: portraits of women tackling Indigenous family violence
  • The Royal Australasian College of Physicians calls for Health in All Policies
  • Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Clinical Care Standard Public consultation
  • Grants for Women program

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