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DFV Support Services Practice Standards Development Project Forum Cancellations

The Project team regret to advise that all Round Two regional forums regarding the DFV Standards development have been CANCELLED. We have been advised that due to the government being in caretaker mode, the department has taken the decision to defer further consultation at this time.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. We expect to be back [...]

By | 2017-11-08T12:27:00+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Research Project|0 Comments

Update on DFV Services Practice Standards Development consultations

The first round of project consultations was completed in October. Regional Forums were held in ten locations across Queensland as well as targeted consults and focus groups in multiple locations. There was a great mix of DFV funded services and other agencies working in the sector that took time from their hectic schedules to contribute. [...]

By | 2017-11-08T10:54:13+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Research Project|0 Comments

Round Two Regional Forum Dates Now Available!

The Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services has engaged Encompass Family and Community and consortium partners (see below) to develop new standards to apply to all DFV service types funded under the Domestic Violence funding area. In Round One, we consulted across the state about the project and asked what essential practice requirements [...]

By | 2017-10-18T15:28:24+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Research Project|0 Comments

Forum registration closes soon

Don’t miss out! Registration closes Wednesday 18th October Join us in November at the Hilton Brisbane to hear from four renowned Keynote Speakers in the field of gendered violence and over 20 presenters in toolkit presentations.  Learn more about working with women, children, fathers and families in domestic, family and sexual violence practice at this [...]

By | 2017-10-11T13:38:15+00:00 October 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Complimentary Registrations Available

The Queensland Centre for Domestic and Family Violence Research (QCDFVR) acknowledges that workers in Queensland's remote and regional communities, and those located in smaller services, may find accessing training and professional support difficult. CQUniversity has made funding available to support 10 workers to attend the New ways of working: Queensland Gendered Violence Practitioner Forum to be held [...]

By | 2017-10-04T10:06:01+00:00 October 4th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Sexual Violence Awareness Month

It happens every day around the world.  It happens in homes and workplaces and public spaces.  It happens to people who are partners, spouses, friends, acquaintances and strangers.  Is has happened to people you know and care about.  It may have happened to you. ‘Sexual violence’- it’s two words… but two words which mean a [...]

By | 2017-09-25T16:18:09+00:00 October 1st, 2017|News|0 Comments

QCDFVRe@der September 2017 is out now!

The latest edition of the QCDFVRe@der is now available via pdf  or issuu. Inside this issue you will find: Director's Report Research Update Domestic violence and animal cruelty: a form of everyday terrorism Re-storying lives through creative writing: a client-oriented approach to healing Growing education options Forum Program Launch Forthcoming Events Events: Register for our [...]

By | 2017-09-22T12:59:07+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Program Launch

It’s official!  The ‘New ways of working: Queensland Gendered Violence Practitioner Forum’ program has been launched! Join us in November at the Hilton Brisbane to hear from four renowned Keynote Speakers in the field of gendered violence and over 20 presenters in toolkit presentations.  Learn more about working with women, children, fathers and families in domestic, [...]

By | 2017-10-16T15:03:47+00:00 September 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments