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Addressing reproductive coercion submission Round 2

Addressing reproductive coercion [Round 2]

Women's Health Victoria |Published: August 2018
| Posted:
17 August 2018

This submission provides Women’s Health Victoria’s feedback on Hidden Forces, Marie Stopes Australia’s draft white paper on reproductive coercion.

Obesity epidemic in Australia submission

Senate Select Committee into the Obesity Epidemic in Australia

White C, Jovanovski N. |Published: August 2018
| Posted:
10 August 2018

This submission on obesity in Australia includes contributions and endorsement from Women's Health Victoria and Health at Every Size Australia. 

Spotlight on women and unpaid care

Spotlight on women and unpaid care

Women's Health Victoria |Published: June 2018
| Posted:
10 July 2018

This Spotlight features a list of up-to-date and freely available research and resources on the topic of women and unpaid care.

Working with workplaces: challenges and opportunities for workplace violence prevention and bystander programs

Working with workplaces: challenges and opportunities for workplace violence prevention and bystander programs

McKenzie M, Varley C, Barr M. |Published: May 2018
| Posted:
31 May 2018

This paper explores some of the challenges and opportunities in workplace-based programs for the primary prevention of violence against women – including bystander programs – based on findings from program evaluation.

Take A Stand Program brochure

Take a Stand against domestic violence: it's everyones business

Women's Health Victoria |Published: April 2018
| Posted:
23 April 2018

This brochure provides a brief introduction to Women’s Health Victoria’s Take a Stand program for workplace primary prevention of violence against women.

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Proudly celebrating 15 years supporting women with cancer to live well

Women's Health Victoria |Published: 20 April 2018
| Posted:
20 April 2018

For the last 15 years, Rhonda has been turning her experience of breast cancer into something positive. She is one of the generous women who volunteer at Counterpart to provide peer support to women diagnosed with breast or a gynaecological cancer.

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Women's voices have finally been heard!

Women's Health Victoria |Published: 18 April 2018
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18 April 2018

Women’s Health Victoria welcomes the recent report handed down by the Community Affairs References Committee as part of the Senate Inquiry into transvaginal mesh implants and related matters.

Reproductive coercion

Addressing reproductive coercion [Round 1]

Women's Health Victoria |Published: March 2018
| Posted:
1 March 2018

This submission explores the issue of reproductive coercion, how it can be experienced by women, and how it may be prevented and addressed. As a health promotion organisation, Women’s Health Victoria has particular expertise to offer in relation to primary prevention, gender equity and strengthening service delivery for women.

Spotlight on women and self harm

Spotlight on women and self-harm

Women's Health Victoria |Published: March 2018
| Posted:
28 February 2018

This Spotlight features a list of up-to-date and freely available research and resources on the topic of women and self-harm.

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Community calls for ban on sexist ads

Women's Health Victoria, Plan International Australia |Published: 15 December 2017
| Posted:
15 December 2017

A coalition of community groups, academics and activists has today called for the elimination of sexist advertising and more positive, diverse and realistic representations of women and girls in the media and public space.