Posted on 15 March 2013.
The Young and Well CRC, in partnership with the NSW Centre for the Advancement of Adolescent Health and Prometheus Research Group at the University of Sydney, invites you to an educational webinar that will help you better engage with young people in your practice through new technologies.
The webinar will be held from 2.00pm to 3.00pm on Thursday, 28 March 2013, and will feature special presentations from the authors and others involved in the development of the guide.
Register your attendance here or learn more about the project at youngandwellcrc.org.au
Posted in News, Other events, Resources
Posted on 14 March 2013.
Trauma and young children – a caring approach
are delighted to announce that Bernie Geary OAM Commissioner for Children and Young People will deliver a Keynote Presentation and launch Young Children – a caring approach DVD.
on Wednesday 20th March 2013
in Wangaratta and Wodonga.
See link below for further details and registration.
Posted in Campaigns, Other events, Respectful Relationships Education, Schools
Posted on 13 February 2013.
Maribyrnong City Council’s Phoenix Youth Services hosted the launch of Respectful Connections – the group (Raw Elements) used the medium of hip hop to write and produce a song that has strong messages representing the views of these young men, that violence against women is not ok in our community Listen and watch here.
Posted in Resources, Respectful Relationships Education, Schools
Posted on 13 February 2013.
You, Me and Us is a respectful relationships education program that engages young women from Melbourne’s west as peer educators to co-deliver sessions to young people aged 10 to 13 years old and 18 to 24 years old. WHW is looking to recruit women aged 18-24 years old from a culturally diverse background in Melbourne’s west as peer educators. Click here to find out more about becoming a peer educator or to book to book respectful relationship sessions for your school, uni or TAFE, sporting club or youth organisation.
Posted in Projects, Resources, Respectful Relationships Education, Schools
Posted on 08 November 2012.
- Schools Safe 4 Girls: This End Violence Against Women Coalition’s (EVAW, UK) new campaign is calling for schools, parents, students and the UK government to work together to ensure that girls are safe and that work is done to tackle harmful attitudes. Visit the website for more resources and information on getting involved.
- The Center for Women’s Global Leadership 16 Days Take Action Kit, 2012: Several of the Take Action Kit documents are available in a range of languages (French, Spanish and Greek), and the Theme Announcement is available in 38 languages. If you are interested in volunteering to translate any of the Take Action Kit documents into another language, please contact the makers at: firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com.
- The Pixel Project presents 16 songs about or related to violence against women and women’s empowerment in recognition of the power of music to educate, enlighten and help with social change. You might like to use these in your upcoming events.
Posted in Events, General PVAW, News, Projects, Resources, Respectful Relationships Education, Schools
Posted on 31 July 2012.
As PiP Coordinator I am regularly contacted by schools wanting to initiate some form of respectful relationships education (RRE) whether it be a ‘one off’ session or a more comprehensive long-term program. Schools are often unaware of the programs in their region or of the variety of RRE programs on offer. In order to better connect schools with RRE programs PiP is undertaking work to create an online map of RRE programs across Victoria including basic information about these programs. To ensure that your program is included in the mapping process please complete this survey . We will re-distribute this information via the next PiP bulletin as well and you can contact me (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any queries about the project.
Posted in PiP project, Projects, Resources, Schools
Posted on 31 July 2012.
This project was developed as a means of engaging young people who were accessing housing support services around the issues of violence against women. This engagement was undertaken through group work with young people and culminated in the production of a hip hop CD, containing messages against violence and promoting respectful relationships. For more information about the project go to www.casahouse.com.au and follow the link to 16 Songs for 16 Days.
Posted in General PVAW, Projects, Schools
Posted on 13 September 2011.
The Australian Women Against Violence Alliance (AWAVA) is delivering five FREE community engagement events in remote and regional parts of Australia to help support and promote the National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and their Children. The aim of these events is to provide an opportunity to share ideas with others in your community and consider options for violence prevention activities. This will be done with a view to identifying realistic steps that can be taken by local communities, to help reduce violence against women and their children.
Details about the times and venues are being added to the AWAVA website as they become confirmed. All registrants will be provided with confirmed details prior to the events.
AWAVA Roadshow flyer with dates
Posted in Events, General PVAW, News