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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 | 2017-09-22T12:09:12+00:00 September 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Scholarships Announced

The Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (DCCSDS) has awarded twenty (20) scholarships to support students enrolling into the CQUniversity Domestic and Family Violence programs. The scholarship valued at approximately $11,000 includes tuition fees for two (2) units/term plus Student Services and Amenities Fees in Terms 1 & 2. Applications are now open [...]

By | 2017-09-14T15:12:56+00:00 September 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Child Protection Week: 3 – 9 September 2017

Protecting Children is Everybody's Business It’s Child Protection Week in Australia- a chance to focus attention on the fact that keeping children safe is “everyone’s business”.  In Queensland, it’s also an opportunity to remind communities around the state to take responsibility for ensuring the well-being of our children. At QCDFVR, this week we’re shining a [...]

By | 2017-08-29T11:09:56+00:00 September 3rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Free Public Presentation

When the internet becomes a weapon in DFV – looking into the relationship between sexting, revenge porn and stalking The internet is part of our daily lives and can be a great tool to assist victims of Domestic and Family Violence (DFV). For example, websites such as QCDFVR’s (www. noviolence.org.au) connect women, [...]

By | 2017-09-02T13:58:55+00:00 September 2nd, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Free Public Presentation

When the internet becomes a weapon in DFV - looking into the relationship between sexting, revenge porn and stalking Presented by Dr Marika Guggisberg, QCDFVR, CQUniversity The internet is part of our daily lives and can be a great tool to assist victims of Domestic and Family Violence (DFV). For example, websites such as QCDFVR’s [...]

By | 2017-08-30T09:03:26+00:00 August 30th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Mackay Regional Forum

We continue to seek input of funded services and other agencies responding to domestic and family violence. The details of the Mackay regional forum have now been confirmed and are as follows: Mackay Regional Forum Date:     Monday 11 September, 12:30pm – 3:30pm Venue:  CQUniversity, Mackay City Campus, Building 3, Level 1, Room 1.04, 90-92 Sydney Street, [...]

By | 2017-08-25T15:21:41+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Research Project|0 Comments

Violence against Women with Intellectual Disability: A Quest for Specific Sexual Violence Prevention Education in Tandem

Sexual violence against women with intellectual disability is an issue not often enough spoken about. There are a number of barriers, including the recognition that women with intellectual disability are sexual beings. Professionals working with women should be knowledgeable about increased vulnerability when intellectual disability is an issue and have training in the area [...]

By | 2017-08-24T13:24:14+00:00 August 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Regional Forum dates for Cairns & Townsville are now available

The Far North and North regional forum dates and locations have been scheduled and dates have been allocated as follows: Far North Regional Forum Date:     Tuesday 5 September, 9:30am – 12:30pm Venue:  Seville Mercy Conference Centre, 35 Bauhinia Avenue, Earlville (Cairns) RSVP:    kcarr@efac.com.au by 29/08/2017 Morning tea will provided, please advise of any dietary requests Download the invitation HERE. [...]

By | 2017-08-18T15:00:53+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Research Project|0 Comments

Registration is Open

Mark your diaries and book your travel… The registration process is now open for the New ways of working: Queensland Gendered Violence Practitioner Forum 2017. Registrations are subject to availability, so if you plan to attend the Forum, you are encouraged to 'be an early bird' and register before Friday 29th September. Price:       [...]

By | 2017-08-15T13:32:39+00:00 August 15th, 2017|News|0 Comments