Reducing Violence

  • Our WATCh
    Our WATCh is a national organisation to advocate and engage with the community about preventing violence against women and their children. It is a key initiative under the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children (2010-2022).

  • Australia's National Research Organisation for Women's Safety (ANROWS)
    Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety (ANROWS) is Australia’s first national research body on reducing violence against women and their children. It is a key commitment under the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022.

  • Anti-Human Trafficking Strategy 
    The Australian Government's Anti-Human Trafficking Strategy Fact sheet

  • Help and Support 
    Crisis line numbers and help and support information for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault

  • National Community Attitudes Survey 
    In early 2013, VicHealth conducted a nation-wide survey of community attitudes to safety and well-being. The survey, the National Community Attitudes towards Violence Against Women Survey (also known as the National Community Attitudes Survey or NCAS) is focused on community attitudes to violence.  The NCAS 2013 was released on 17 September 2014.

  • Safety programs 
    Safety programs related to and for victims of domestic violence.

  • The National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 
    Released on 15 February 2011, the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022 brings together the efforts of governments across Australia to make a real and sustained reduction in the levels of violence against women.

  • Primary Prevention Activities 
    Primary Prevention Activities under the National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and their Children.

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