Violence against Women

Clearinghouse Connector – November 2010

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Overview

Women and violence: issues paper Women’s Health Victoria, 2009

Background paper to Time for action: the National Council’s plan for Australia to reduce violence against women and their children, 2009-2021 Australia. Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, 2009

Emerging issues in domestic/family violence research Australian Institute of Criminology, 2010

National community attitudes towards violence against women survey 2009 VicHealth, 2009

Victorian family violence database: volume 4, nine year trend analysis Victoria. Department of Justice, 2009


Prevention and intervention

101 ways to prevent family violence: a Victorian resource kit, bursting with community-based education projects to end family violence Domestic Violence and Incest Resource Centre, 2004

Advocacy interventions to reduce or eliminate violence and promote the physical and psychosocial well-being of women who experience intimate partner abuse Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2009

Respectful relationships education: violence prevention and respectful relationships education in Victorian secondary schools Victoria. Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, 2009

Building cultures of respect and non-violence: a review of literature concerning adult learning and violence prevention programs with men: Respect and Responsibility Program VicHealth, 2009

Preventing violence before it occurs: a framework and background paper to guide the primary prevention of violence against women in Victoria VicHealth, 2007


Policy

Time for action: the National Council’s plan for Australia to reduce violence against women and their children, 2009-2021 Australia. Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, 2009

A right to respect: Victoria’s plan to prevent violence against women 2010-2020 Victoria. Office of Women’s Policy, 2009

A right to safety and justice: strategic framework to guide continuing family violence reform in Victoria 2010-2020 Victoria. Office of Women’s Policy, 2010


Related websites

Australian Domestic and Family Violence Clearinghouse

Australian Centre for the Study of Sexual Assault

CASA Forum. Victorian Centres Against Sexual Assault

Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria

Domestic Violence Victoria


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