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So far QCDFVR has created 21 blog entries.

Tropical Cyclone Debbie Service Hours

Due to Tropical Cyclone Debbie the Queensland Centre for Domestic and Family Violence Research will close at 1pm today and reopen on Wednesday 29th March. If you require emergency assistance, please call 000. Otherwise, if you have other enquiries related to domestic and family violence please call DVConnect on 1800 811 811.

By | March 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Happy Birthday CQUniversity Mackay!

This year CQUniversity Mackay has reached the grand age of 30 and for half of those years, QCDFVR has been a feature. Since 2014 QCDFVR has been located on the Mackay City Campus, and research and teaching staff are located there and in CQUniversity sites in Rockhampton, Brisbane and Perth. Whilst QCDFVR is a state-wide entity funded [...]

By | March 23rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Violence and bullying are never okay!

The seventh National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence is on Friday 17th March. This is a great opportunity for schools to share their anti-bullying policies, strategies and programs. All Australian schools are invited to register and join the nationwide movement to say 'Bullying. No Way!' So how are violence prevention and schools linked? It [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Prevention Forum

It is with great pleasure that the 2017 Forum Working Group and QCDFVR have opened the registrations for this year’s event. Now is the time to book your airfares, organise your accommodation- and most importantly!- register HERE to avoid missing out on the Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Prevention Forum. In its thirteenth year, once again the [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Happy International Women’s Day 2017!

For International Women's Day 2017, we are being asked to #BeBoldForChange. Call on the masses or call on yourself to help forge a better working world - a more gender inclusive world. Did you know?  An extract from the United Nations The United Nations has strengthened the international women’s movement and helped make this commemoration of [...]

By | March 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Queensland Women’s Week

Monday 6th March marks the start of 2017 Queensland Women’s Week.  Around the state you’ll no doubt encounter events and activities built around the theme of Queensland Women: Be involved. Lead the way.  Through this theme, women and girls are encouraged to participate, and pursue leadership roles, in their community and workplace. During this week [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Not Now, Not Ever Research Symposium… at a Glance!

Last week the Ocean International in Mackay was the tranquil backdrop for some great presentations, animated conversations and extensive networking and we thank all who joined the QCDFVR team in planning and delivering the 2017 Not Now, Not Ever Research Symposium. We really appreciated the support of our sponsors, partners and friends and in particular [...]

By | March 3rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

QCDFVR welcomes Professor Hillary Haldane

Fulbright Scholar Professor Hillary Haldane has conducted research on the relationship between Indigenous rights and violence against women since 1997, and has taught at Quinnipiac University since 2007, where she directs the anthropology program. Hillary has published two books and numerous articles and book chapters on the problem of gender-based violence, as well as published [...]

By | January 18th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Register now to start your journey to enhanced practice responses for domestic violence

Domestic violence affects thousands of people in our community, one in three women has been a victim of violence at the hands of someone they know.  CQUniversity is excited to invite expressions of interest for participants in the delivery of face-to-face training (workshop) of the accredited unit CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and [...]

By | January 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Not Now, Not Ever Research Symposium 2017

The countdown is on to the Not Now Not Ever Gendered Violence Research Symposium, and it’s not too late to be a part of this unique learning experience. Join researchers and practitioners in tropical Queensland for a two day exploration of state, national and global issues. The Symposium Organising Group is delighted to welcome international [...]

By | January 5th, 2017|News|0 Comments